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WILL FAN AND MEDAL The incomplete work of a student to solve an equation is shown below: Step 1: 2x + 8 = 2 Step 2: ? Step 3: x = −6 ÷ 2 Step 4: x = −3 What is the missing Step 2? A. 2x=-6 B. 2x=6 C. 2x=10 D. 2x=-10 B.

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  1. Plasmataco
    • one year ago
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    A.

  2. Plasmataco
    • one year ago
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    2x=2-8

  3. SolomonZelman
    • one year ago
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    do we report those that give answers in a manner that you did?

  4. Plasmataco
    • one year ago
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    you subtract both sides by 8.

  5. Plasmataco
    • one year ago
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    ?

  6. SolomonZelman
    • one year ago
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    (I didn't report, sateline is that is why you came ))

  7. Plasmataco
    • one year ago
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    I don't really understand.

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Yeah, thanks for the answer but you aren't supposed to give direct answers. But again thank you.

  9. Plasmataco
    • one year ago
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    oh. sorry.

  10. ybarrap
    • one year ago
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    2x + 8 = 2 What do you need to do to get rid of that 8 ? Then what would result when you do that? 2x + 8 \(\color{red}{- 8}\) = 2 \(\color{red}{- 8}\)

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    It would be 2x=-6?

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Thank you for explaining the step. :)

  13. ybarrap
    • one year ago
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    You're welcome

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