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2(2x - 4) = 3(2x - 4)

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  1. Nikhil619
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    If what u say above is true then Mathemathics is no more..cuz the 2=3..so 1=0...so 1=2=0...so basically all numbers equal 0! :D

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  2. SmokeysTheName
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    do you have to solve for x?

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  3. SmokeysTheName
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    @tanker

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  4. tanker
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    yes smokey

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  5. SmokeysTheName
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    okay, the first step is to distribute the 2 into 2x-4 and the 3 into 2x-4 do that and tell me what you get..

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  6. tanker
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    4x-8 and 6x-12

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  7. SmokeysTheName
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    correct (: so you have 4x-8=6x-12 you have to get the x's to one side so by doing that you can either add 12 to each side or add 8 to each side

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  8. SmokeysTheName
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    which would you like to do?

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  9. SmokeysTheName
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    really hero? i got this.

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  10. tanker
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    that wasnt right any way bo

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  11. SmokeysTheName
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    anyways, i added 12 to both sides so you'll get 4x+4=6x understand so far?

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  12. SmokeysTheName
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    ^^how can he understand them if you just blow through them like that?

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  13. tanker
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    new question 5[12 - (6 - 3a) - 2a] = 2(1 - a)

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  14. SmokeysTheName
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    start a new question and ill help you if you want me to

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  15. tanker
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    5[12 - (6 - 3a) - 2a] = 2(1 - a)

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  16. SmokeysTheName
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    close this question and start a new one, then tag me

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