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anonymous
 one year ago
Given the equation 4x + 7 = 3(2x − 5), solve for the variable. Explain each step and justify your process.
anonymous
 one year ago
Given the equation 4x + 7 = 3(2x − 5), solve for the variable. Explain each step and justify your process.

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triciaal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1expand the parenthesis on the right then isolate the variable to one side then divide by the coefficient of the variable.

triciaal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1remember this is an equation so whatever you do to one side also do to the other to maintain the balance

triciaal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1do you know how to expand the parenthesis?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0would it be 3 times 2x  3 times 5 ? @triciaal

triciaal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1no to expand the parenthesis multiply what is outside by each term inside

triciaal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1436035485589:dw

triciaal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what does this simplify to

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh ok thats what i said i just got the signs mixed up. thank you !

triciaal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you said "3 times 2x  3 times 5 " means 15 times (2x3)

triciaal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1436035703822:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i meant (3 times 2x)  (3 times 5)

triciaal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1set the right side = left side to isolate the variable means get all the terms with the variable to one side and everything else on the other what do you get?

triciaal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1436035837230:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohh ok i see thank u so much

triciaal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1436035991574:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0u added 15 to both sides then subtracted 4x then divided 2
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