A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
x1xofxaxkndx
 3 years ago
MY DUMB BUTT NEEDS HELP AGIN!!!!What is the solution to this equation?
2(x + 5)  16 = 8
A.
x = 12
B.
x = 7
C.
x = 2
D.
x = 17
x1xofxaxkndx
 3 years ago
MY DUMB BUTT NEEDS HELP AGIN!!!!What is the solution to this equation? 2(x + 5)  16 = 8 A. x = 12 B. x = 7 C. x = 2 D. x = 17

This Question is Closed

ethompsonn
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.12(x + 5)  16 = 8 + 16 +16 add 16 to both sides. 2(x +5) = 24 2x + 10 = 24 (distributive property)  10 10 subtract 10 from each side 2x = 14 /2 /2 divide each side by 2 x= 7...answer:)

x1xofxaxkndx
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1but is it be like a og

xBabyGirlx
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah i just guessed then pluged in the numbers
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.