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anonymous
 one year ago
How many solutions can be found for the equation 5x + 3(x − 1) = 10x − 2x − 3?
None
One
Two
Infinitely many
anonymous
 one year ago
How many solutions can be found for the equation 5x + 3(x − 1) = 10x − 2x − 3? None One Two Infinitely many

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0First solve the equation: 5x + 3(x  1) = 10x  2x  3 Start with 3(x  1) what is that?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0your just multiplying it so it would be 3x3

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the x is confusing me

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0first you have to simplify each side which is 5x+3x3=10x2x3 Then you combine like terms so its 8x3=8x3. Since both sides are identical, there are infinite solutions

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Now, you have 5x  3x  3 = 10x  2x  3

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Put all the same type variables on one side: 5x  3x  2x + 10x = 3  3

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Now simplify that: 10x = 6 Divide 10/6 = 1 2/3 No solution.
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