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mikaa_toxica13
 3 years ago
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Vivian combined different amounts of white paint, blue paint, and green paint to make 145 milliliters (ml) of paint of a new shade. The amount of white paint was x ml. The amount of blue paint was 10 ml less than twice the amount of white paint, and the amount of green paint was half the amount of blue paint. This is represented in the equation below.
x + (2x – 10) + 1/2 (2x – 10) = 145
What was the difference in the amounts of white paint and blue paint Vivian combined?
30 ml
35 ml
40 ml
45 ml
mikaa_toxica13
 3 years ago
*help requested* *fan and medal awarded* Vivian combined different amounts of white paint, blue paint, and green paint to make 145 milliliters (ml) of paint of a new shade. The amount of white paint was x ml. The amount of blue paint was 10 ml less than twice the amount of white paint, and the amount of green paint was half the amount of blue paint. This is represented in the equation below. x + (2x – 10) + 1/2 (2x – 10) = 145 What was the difference in the amounts of white paint and blue paint Vivian combined? 30 ml 35 ml 40 ml 45 ml

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T0mmy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Just solve the eqn then you have 'x' i.e. white paint and can simply workout how much blue paint.

mikaa_toxica13
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay i think its b. am i right ?

T0mmy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0SHould get: x+2x+x105=145

T0mmy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Now if you can get the like term together you can work out the solution.

mikaa_toxica13
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the like term ? okay im not good at math at all so can someone either explain it very simply or jus explain the whole with the answer ????????????

T0mmy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0get all the 'x' s together and get the 10 and 5 together. If you're having problems with this you have gaps in your knowledge.

mikaa_toxica13
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dont insult me jus help me or i will report u

T0mmy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0have to go, try yourself will be back in a few hours. ;D

Piggiepigpigs
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Are you in connections

Piggiepigpigs
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh I could have helped because I did an assignment with those questions.

mikaa_toxica13
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thanks can u explain ?

Piggiepigpigs
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0No I dont even know how I got the right answer. I was just guessing.

mikaa_toxica13
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well what did u guess ?
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