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breakilla

  • 2 years ago

Solve for x: −2(x + 3) = −2(x + 1) − 4 2 3 All real numbers No solution

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  1. sue101
    • 2 years ago
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    Distribute the numbers: -2(x+3) = -2(x+1) - 4 -2x -6 = -2x - 2 - 4

  2. sue101
    • 2 years ago
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    Then you will combine the like terms which is -2 -4 = -6 -2x - 6 = -2x - 6

  3. sue101
    • 2 years ago
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    Then you will combine like terms again so -2x - 6 = -2x - 6 Add 6 to both sides = 0 and add -2x to both sides which also = 0

  4. breakilla
    • 2 years ago
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    so what would the answer be??

  5. sue101
    • 2 years ago
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    No real solution :)

  6. breakilla
    • 2 years ago
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    thank :)

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