anonymous
  • anonymous
Solve: 5(x + 8) = 7(x − 2)
Algebra
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schrodinger
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anonymous
  • anonymous
You are going to need to distribute the coefficients on the outside of the functions (the 5 and 7) and then move the x's to one side and the constants (numbers) to the other. then divide by the coefficient in front of the x (the number in front of the x) to solve.
anonymous
  • anonymous
Can you show your work, I have a different answer.
anonymous
  • anonymous
Solution 5x+40=7x-14(distributive property) 54=2x(group like terms) x=27

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