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Solve 2x – 5 = 3(2x + 5). You must show all work.

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  1. zaynahf
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    Multiply out the right side, 3 times 2x and 5 times 3 What do you get?

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  2. raebaby420
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    2x-5=6x+15?

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    sooo then add five on the left and on the right side and i get .. 2x=6x+20?

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    Idk.. ha

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    Hello?

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  6. zaynahf
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    Sorry.. yeh thats right.. now get the 6 to the left side

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  7. raebaby420
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    How?

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  8. zaynahf
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    Subtract 6x from both sides

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    -4x=x+20

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  10. zaynahf
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    No: 2x = 6x + 20 -6x -6x -------------- -4x = 20 Now divide by -4

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    THANK YOU!!

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  12. zaynahf
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    No problem

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  13. raebaby420
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    I got x=-5 Thank you for being so patient with me!! and not jkust giving me the answer

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