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anonymous
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Solve: 3(x + 4)  4(x + 3) = 7x + 16.

anonymous
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0distribute the 3 and the 4 into the parentheses. what do you get?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.03x+12  4x + (12) = 7x +16

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you can make that + (12) just 12. so 3x + 12  4x  12 = 7x + 16 now you gotta combine your like terms

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.03  4 = 1, so your x should be negative x = 7x + 16 now you have to move the 7x to the left side

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no. we have to do the opposite to both sides when moving the 7x to the other side. the opposite of 7x is 7x. so subtract 7x from both sides

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no :/ since we have x on the left side, we have to do 1x  7x, which is 8x. so 8x = 16 now you can divide both sides by 8 to solve for x

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ohh sorry, i get confused when it comes to integers! 8x = 16 8x 8x x=2

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 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you for helping me!
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