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LonelyandForgotten

  • one year ago

Can someone teach me how to solve an equation with variables on both sides? i need help :(

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  1. myko
    • one year ago
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    2x+3=4x-4 like this?

  2. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    yeah something like that

  3. myko
    • one year ago
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    put all that have x one side and that have not , to the other

  4. hisgirl2012
    • one year ago
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    What is the equation you're trying to solve?

  5. matineesuxxx
    • one year ago
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    myko is right, but when you move a number to the other side of the eual sign you need to change the sign of the number itself. 4 becomes -4 and -4 becomes 4

  6. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    well i understand that part but i cant go on further, i always get stuck :(

  7. myko
    • one year ago
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    after you got something like this: ax=b do this: x=b/a andyou are done

  8. matineesuxxx
    • one year ago
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    so now how would you solve 4x=18?

  9. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1362524358288:dw| I dont know if this is right or wrong but i dont know where to go from there :/

  10. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    that is the problem i am working on now

  11. hisgirl2012
    • one year ago
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    If you're getting the "X's" on one side then make sure you include the x. You're combining like terms. So it would be +3x under the -3x and the -7x. But you got it right so far after you get there your going to combine the +2 and the -22.

  12. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    okay i can go on from there, thanks for your help :)

  13. hisgirl2012
    • one year ago
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    No problem.

  14. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1362525009117:dw| Is this right?

  15. ghazi
    • one year ago
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    nope

  16. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    ghazi :D

  17. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    hi :D

  18. ghazi
    • one year ago
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    :D BP hey ;)

  19. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    can you help me please :(

  20. ghazi
    • one year ago
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    BP i am :D

  21. ghazi
    • one year ago
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    -3x + 2 = -7x-22 now bring like terms at one side so terms with variable lets say the ones with "x" bring them together and numbers together ;) so -3x+7x=-22-2 4x=-24 now divide both sides by 4 and you will have x=-6 \[\frac{ 4x }{ 4 }=\frac{ -24 }{ 4 }\] so x= -6 ;)

  22. ghazi
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1362525310743:dw| clear?

  23. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    wait.. how did you do that? :/

  24. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    i think you are missing something

  25. ghazi
    • one year ago
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    nope i did , just bring 4x in the left so sign will be changed and take +2 on the right so sign will be changed and it will be +4x and on the right it will be -2 because sign gets interchanged

  26. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1362525671903:dw|

  27. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    lol

  28. ghazi
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1362525692356:dw|

  29. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    okay thank you :D your help is very much appriciated kinda Sir :D lol

  30. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    haha :D

  31. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    wait.. kind * not kinda

  32. LonelyandForgotten
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    haha sorry about that :D

  33. ghazi
    • one year ago
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    yea yea silly , post your questions please and lets do it ;)

  34. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    next question?

  35. ghazi
    • one year ago
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    of course yes

  36. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    okay post it lol

  37. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    :D

  38. ghazi
    • one year ago
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    well i am talking about your question lol not mine i have loads of question but i cant ask on this post of yours but yea if you wanna arrange another post i can draw and ask my questions and we can solve our questions if you like :D your maths and mine is kinda tough ;) ? what say? lets do it ;)

  39. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    alright :) well thanks for your help, and everyone else too :P

  40. LonelyandForgotten
    • one year ago
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    Goodbye!

  41. ghazi
    • one year ago
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    but i am sure you are smart enough

  42. ghazi
    • one year ago
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    see you soon ;)

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