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Mrfootballman97

  • 2 years ago

Find the Value of x and explain step by step how you got it- Please see below...

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  1. Mrfootballman97
    • 2 years ago
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    |dw:1355091137760:dw|

  2. CalebBeavers
    • 2 years ago
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    cross multiply

  3. Mrfootballman97
    • 2 years ago
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    K ill see if i can do it

  4. Mrfootballman97
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    k this is what i have |dw:1355091883895:dw|

  5. Mrfootballman97
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    correct so far?

  6. CalebBeavers
    • 2 years ago
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    Yep, now multiply it out and solve for x

  7. Mrfootballman97
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    What do you mean multiply it out?

  8. CalebBeavers
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    Distribute the 2 on the left and the 3 on the right

  9. Mrfootballman97
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    k i have 8x - 2 = 6x + 3. Correct so far?

  10. CalebBeavers
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    Correct

  11. Mrfootballman97
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    now what?

  12. CalebBeavers
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    well you could subtract 6x from both sides 2x-2=3 then add 2 to both sides 2x=5 and finally divide both sides by 2 x=5/2

  13. Mrfootballman97
    • 2 years ago
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    Thanks i know how to do it now

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