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  • one year ago

Simplify. –7 + 2(x – 3) A. x – 10 B. x – 13 C. 2x – 10 D. 2x – 13

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  1. anonymous
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    @Nnesha

  2. pooja195
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    Distribute the number in front of the parentheses to the other numbers is them

  3. pooja195
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    \[\huge~ 2(x – 3) \]

  4. anonymous
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    So, what do I do with them -7?

  5. pooja195
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    that comes later distribute for now

  6. pooja195
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    What do you get after distributing ?

  7. anonymous
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    x-5?

  8. anonymous
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    (x-6)

  9. pooja195
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    2x-6 we are distributing 2 to all the numbers 2 * x 2*-3

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    AH okay.

  11. pooja195
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    \[\huge~–7 +2x-6\] now combine like terms -7-6=?

  12. anonymous
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    2x-13

  13. pooja195
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    Yep :)

  14. anonymous
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    Thanks so much :)

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    No problem! :)

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