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anonymous
 one year ago
What is the first step in solving 8t + 16 > 16t  (12t  20)? Subtracting 16, right?
anonymous
 one year ago
What is the first step in solving 8t + 16 > 16t  (12t  20)? Subtracting 16, right?

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Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1well, yes, but first I would recommend simplifying (12t20) first after we distribute the negative sign: (12t20) = 12t + 20

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1then we have 8t + 16 > 16t  12t + 20 then you can subtract 16 and carry on with the rest of the problem

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Alright. Thank you! I was wondering whether or not doing that was technically distributing.
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