## anonymous one year ago Solve. 5x2 - 3x = (5x2 - 7x) + (8x - 2) a: x = -2 b: x = 2 c: x = -1/2 d: x = 1/2

1. MrNood

the answer you chose for your LAST post was not correct

2. anonymous

oh

3. anonymous

can i just get the answer

4. marihelenh

$5x^2-3x=5x^2-7x+8x-2$ Add like terms. $5x^2-3x=5x^2+x-2$ Subtract 5x2 from both sides. $-3x=x-2$ Subtract x from both sides. $-4x=-2$ Divide both sides by -4. $x=\frac{ 1 }{ 2 }$

5. anonymous

thanks