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Tabbiejack Group Title

-6 + 3x = -9

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  2. Tabbiejack Group Title
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    I'm trying to solve this equation

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    Those are the steps. What are you confused about?

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    I see it but I'm just trying to see how you got that

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  5. Mathhelp346 Group Title
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    Well, first you would add either 9 or 6 to both sides to combine like terms. I chose 6.

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    -6+3x=-9 Add 6 to both sides so "3x" will be by itself. 3x=-3 Then divide by 3 on both sides so x will be by itself. x=-1

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    Ok cool

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    How do I draw something

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    Click "Draw" under the box where you type your responses. It's between "Equation" and "Attach File"

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    I don't see that

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    Do you see the box where you type your responses and comments at?

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    I guess because I'm using an iPad

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    Oh

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  14. Tabbiejack Group Title
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    Can you draw something for me

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    X/5 x on top 5 on bottom + 9 = 4

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    |dw:1355191847375:dw|

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    Yes how do I solve that

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    x/5 + 9 = 4 (5) x/5 + (5)9 = (5)4 (multiply everything by five to get rid of the fraction) x + 45 = 20 (subtract 45 from each side to get x by itself) x + 45 - 45 = 20 - 45 x = 20 - 45 x = - 25 check... x/5 + 9 = 4 - 25/5 + 9 = 4 - 5 + 9 = 4 4 = 4 (correct) ANSWER : x = - 25

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    Got it thanks

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    no problem

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