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anonymous

  • one year ago

If the first step in the solution of the equation 2x - 8 = 5x + 3 is "subtract 2x," then what should the next step be?

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  1. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    \[\huge~\rm~2x−8=5x+3\]Subtract 5x from both sides. \[\huge~\rm~2x−8−5x=5x+3−5x\] \[\huge~\rm~−3x−8=3\] Add 8 to both sides. \[\huge~\rm~−3x−8+8=3+8\]

  2. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    can you continue from that?

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    yeah

  4. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    let me know your answer

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    kk

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