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anonymous
 one year ago
Solve: The quantity 2 x minus 20 divided by 3 = 2x
anonymous
 one year ago
Solve: The quantity 2 x minus 20 divided by 3 = 2x

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Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1(2x20)/3 = 2x start by multiplying both sides by 3

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0by both sides do you mean .. both sides of the equation ?

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\large \frac{2x20}{3} =2x \] yes multiply 3 throughout the equation

jdoe0001
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\(\bf {\color{brown}{ \cancel{3}}}\cdot \cfrac{2x20}{\cancel{3}} ={\color{brown}{ 3}}\cdot 2x\)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so would i have 6x60=6x ?

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1by multiplying 3 on both sides... the 3 for the left side ends up being canceled out

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so .... 2x20= 3 times 2x ? im lost .. im not good at math

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1or another way of seeing that there is cancellation \[\large \frac{(3)(2x20)}{3} =2x (3)\] \[\large \frac{(6x60)}{3} =2x (3)\] \[\large 2x20=6x\]

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yeah you will have 2x20= 3(2x) which becomes 2x20=6x

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay i understand that part now

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1now we just have to have all variables to the left and all numbers to the right so add 20 to both sides and subtract 6x to both sides

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can i solve it like a regular equation ....dw:1438127165206:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0sorry its tso sloppy

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1it's ok. I just want to check... just to be sure

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1438127376054:dw it's correct!

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think thats right its in the answer box which is −5 −3 2 13

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the answer should be the same even if the terms are rearranged (variables to the left, numbers to the right) dw:1438127444700:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thank youu soo much you are a really good helper :)
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