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  • one year ago

What is the value of x in the equation 3(2x + 4) = −6? −3 1 12 19

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  1. mattyboyy
    • one year ago
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    distribute 3x2 and 3x4 and you equation should be 6x + 12 = -6

  2. mattyboyy
    • one year ago
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    then subtract12 from each side

  3. mattyboyy
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    so the equation then would be 6x = -18

  4. mattyboyy
    • one year ago
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    then

  5. mattyboyy
    • one year ago
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    divide 6 on each side

  6. mattyboyy
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    -18/6 = -3

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Don't forget your signs :)

  8. mattyboyy
    • one year ago
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    -3 is the answer

  9. mattyboyy
    • one year ago
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    boom lol

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Although you explained it, try engaging the asker a little more so he/she can understand better :)

  11. mattyboyy
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    My bad lolI haven't been on openstudy in a minute @Aureyliant

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