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anonymous
 4 years ago
a+31x3+24+0x1=0
anonymous
 4 years ago
a+31x3+24+0x1=0

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0a+33+24+0=0 a2=0 a=2

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ust use your order of operations... PEMDAS. Parenthesis, exponents, multiplication, division, addition, subtraction. MD and AS can occur in any order, left to right. a + 3  1 * 3 + 2  4 + 0 * 1 = 0 I'll add parenthesis to show the order of operations. a + 3  (1 * 3) + 2  4 + (0*1) = 0 a + 3  3 + 2  4 + 0 = 0 So let's get the variable by itself. a + 3  3 + 2  4 = 0 a + 3  3 + 2 = 4 a + 3  3 = 2 a + 3 = 5 a = 2 So there we go. I overcomplicated it on purpose, but a = 2.
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