An equation is shown below: −2(4x − 1) − 7 = 5 Which statement shows a correct next step in solving the equation? A)The equation can become −2(4x − 1) = −2 by applying the distributive property. B)The equation can become −2(4x − 1) = 12 by applying the addition property of equality. C)The equation can become −2(4x − 1) = 12 by applying the commutative property of addition D)The equation can become −2(4x − 1) = −2 by applying the subtraction property of equality.

At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.

Get our expert's

answer on brainly

SEE EXPERT ANSWER

Get your free account and access expert answers to this and thousands of other questions.

A community for students.

An equation is shown below: −2(4x − 1) − 7 = 5 Which statement shows a correct next step in solving the equation? A)The equation can become −2(4x − 1) = −2 by applying the distributive property. B)The equation can become −2(4x − 1) = 12 by applying the addition property of equality. C)The equation can become −2(4x − 1) = 12 by applying the commutative property of addition D)The equation can become −2(4x − 1) = −2 by applying the subtraction property of equality.

Mathematics
See more answers at brainly.com
At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.

Get this expert

answer on brainly

SEE EXPERT ANSWER

Get your free account and access expert answers to this and thousands of other questions

Try the easiest step in isolating x and simplifying the equation. By adding 7 to both sides of the equation, it gets rid of -7 on the left side of the equation. What property is that called?
distributive?
Nope, try again. Hint: It's *adding* 7.

Not the answer you are looking for?

Search for more explanations.

Ask your own question

Other answers:

B?
Yep
can u plz help me again ??
Sure!
Sarah decides to take her six year old son to the circus. The price for the child's ticket is 4.75 dollars less than the price for the adult's ticket. If you represent the price for the child's ticket using the variable "x," how would you write the algebraic expression for the adult's ticket price? 4.75x x + 4.75 x over 4.75 x4.75
Let's say that the adult's circus ticket is the variable y. The child's circus ticket is represented by x. But the adult's ticket costs $4.75 more. What do you need to do with the child's ticket to receive the price of the adult's?

Not the answer you are looking for?

Search for more explanations.

Ask your own question