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supanick14

  • one year ago

Solve for x: 3(x + 1) = −2(x − 1) + 6 1 4 5 25

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  1. Compassionate
    • one year ago
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    Hello, my name is Stephen and I will be your instructor. The first step is distributing your terms. Do you see any terms that can be distributed? (hint, look at the terms in parenthesis)

  2. supanick14
    • one year ago
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    yes

  3. Compassionate
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    Can you distribute that for me, hun?

  4. supanick14
    • one year ago
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    3x+3=-2x+2+6

  5. Compassionate
    • one year ago
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    Okay, now add like terms. (hint, the left side has NO like terms)

  6. supanick14
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    x+3=8

  7. Compassionate
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    3x+3=-2x+2+6 Oops, you made a mistake! You want to add the 2 + 6 3x + 3 = -2x + 8 Now, you want to add the -2x 5x + 3 = 8

  8. supanick14
    • one year ago
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    its one

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