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



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

raebaby420
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2x5=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..
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Hello?

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

raebaby420
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How?

zaynahf
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Subtract 6x from both sides

raebaby420
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4x=x+20

zaynahf
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No:
2x = 6x + 20
6x 6x

4x = 20
Now divide by 4

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THANK YOU!!

zaynahf
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No problem

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