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justingresham14
 one year ago
Solve: 2(x + 1) = −8
5
−3
−5
−4.5
justingresham14
 one year ago
Solve: 2(x + 1) = −8 5 −3 −5 −4.5

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austinL
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ok, We would first want to distribute on the left side of the equation. Could you do that for me?

NobodySpecial
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.02(5+1) = 8 x = 5

austinL
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@NobodySpecial We don't just give answers, nor do we not show our work.

goformit100
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.12(x + 1) = −8 or, 2x + 2 = 8 or, 2x = 10 or, x = 5........................................Ans.

NobodySpecial
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.02(5 + 1) = 8 is my work....

austinL
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1That isn't work, that is using a guess and check technique. @goformit100 used an algebraic method that I had planned on guiding the asker through.

NobodySpecial
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Guess and check works fine with multiple choice.

austinL
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1One last thing before I go, Guess and check may work fine for multiple choice. However, to apply this to later problems that do not offer choices for answers; you need to know how to solve the problems algebraically.

NobodySpecial
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@austinL I agree completely.

goformit100
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I am Sorry Sir. Please Excuse me for my deeds :'(

austinL
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@goformit100 You aren't the one that I was referring to...
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