anonymous
  • anonymous
Solve for x. 12x - 8 = 8x - 20 x = -3 x = -1 x = 1 3 x = 3
Mathematics
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schrodinger
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Astrophysics
  • Astrophysics
Start off by collecting like terms
anonymous
  • anonymous
12x - 8 = 8x - 20 -8x -8x
Astrophysics
  • Astrophysics
\[12x-8x=-20+8\] now solve for x

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misty1212
  • misty1212
lol start by trying one yourself, this is like the fifth identical question
anonymous
  • anonymous
lol its about time you guys let me try i fel likea baby i thx hol up
anonymous
  • anonymous
okay, XD
Astrophysics
  • Astrophysics
You should try them out before posting it
Astrophysics
  • Astrophysics
And then if you're stuck just ask for help
misty1212
  • misty1212
also @Astrophysics there are no like terms to collect in \[12x-8=8x-20\]
anonymous
  • anonymous
4-8=20
anonymous
  • anonymous
4x-8=-20
Astrophysics
  • Astrophysics
Like terms...x's on one side and the integers on the other.
anonymous
  • anonymous
don't forgot the x
anonymous
  • anonymous
and the negative sign
anonymous
  • anonymous
4x-8=-20 +8 +8
anonymous
  • anonymous
4x=-12
anonymous
  • anonymous
I think you can do the rest....
anonymous
  • anonymous
divide both sides by -4
anonymous
  • anonymous
3
Astrophysics
  • Astrophysics
-3
anonymous
  • anonymous
?
anonymous
  • anonymous
x=-3
anonymous
  • anonymous
your dividing both sides by -4, not 4
Astrophysics
  • Astrophysics
No, you're dividing both side by 4
Astrophysics
  • Astrophysics
the 12 is just a negative

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