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anonymous
 3 years ago
Solve for x using the addition principle: 8+x= 24 would that be 8x=24 which equals 3?
anonymous
 3 years ago
Solve for x using the addition principle: 8+x= 24 would that be 8x=24 which equals 3?

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cwrw238
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you add 8 to each side of the equation 8 + x + 8 = 24 + 8

cwrw238
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what happens to the lefthand side?  what does it simplify to?

cwrw238
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1take the thermometer analogy: dw:1359325143283:dw

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry Im lost not good at this I need a tutor plus go back to grade school.

cwrw238
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the temperature is 8 degrees then it rises 8 degrees to give 0 degrees 8 degrees is 'added'

cwrw238
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1do you see how the diagram relates to 8 + 8 = 0 ?

cwrw238
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the reason I added 8 to left side was so we would only have x left 8 + 8 + x = 0 + x = x

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes I understand when you do it, but get frustrated when I try to do it my self.

cwrw238
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1practice simple examples and you'll gain confidence remamber to do the same operation ( + 8) to both sides of the equation an equation is like a balance

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0OK now we have x left so then it would be X=24+8 I will ty.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so we still add 24+8 right?

cwrw238
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1no we add 8 to minus 24 (24) check out the thermometer

cwrw238
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1if we add 1 to 24 that is go up 1 degrree it gets to 23 right?

cwrw238
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1and add 1 more dgree we get 22 right so what do we get to if we 8 to 24?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so we would have 16?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if I look at your nice graft thats what I come up with.

cwrw238
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1right 16 is correct so we get x = 16  though i dont think my graph is all that nice!! lol

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so do I have to figure what x is yet or is that simplified enough?

cwrw238
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1no thats it x = 16 in algebra you need to get used to negative values and how to manipulate them

cwrw238
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the solution to the equation is x = 16

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I will for sure use your graft, because it makes sense to me.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0OK I hope I can get use to this yikes....

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ty for being patient with me :0) I need a drink now lol

cwrw238
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ok remember that everything below the x ( horizontal axis) is negative also everything to left of the yaxis is negative dw:1359326605166:dw
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