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Solve: −2(x − 5) = −4
7
−7
negative 1 over 2
−3
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Para_phrenic88 Group Title
Solve: −2(x − 5) = −4 7 −7 negative 1 over 2 −3
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will give medal
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ethompsonn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
because if u have 2(x5) you have to have x be positive othersie you anser will be negative.
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jazy Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
**Distributive property. a(b + c) = ab + ac 2(x  5) = 4 2x + 10 = 4 Solve for x. 2x + 10 = 4 Subtract 10. 2x = 14 Divide by 2. x = 7
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ethompsonn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
2 neg = a pos
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Para_phrenic88 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Thanks both of yall.... i suck at algebra lol :)
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jiteshmeghwal9 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
distribute 2 on left side 2(x)(2)(5)=4 2x+10=4 10+4=2x x=10+4/2=?
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jazy Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
yw (: I did too, but after a while it kinda sticks lol
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Para_phrenic88 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yea well it wouldnt be so bad if i wasnt doing virtual school... i hate it so much
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ethompsonn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
i have the same view lol
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Para_phrenic88 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well im playing high school baseball but my mom doesnt want me in public school so i have to homeschooled to play on the team lol but i can go to a school that doesnt have a baseball team ... prob going nxt year hopefully
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ethompsonn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
yeah im going to public nxt years too
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