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wintersuntime

  • one year ago

How to solve this equation -> 3 (2x-7)-5x-2x=17

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  1. wintersuntime
    • one year ago
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    @helpblahblahblah

  2. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    start by expanding the parenthesis on the left then group like terms isolate the variables to one side and the constant to the other. this is an equation remember to keep the balance now divide each side by the coefficient of the variable

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Just use PEMDAS. And remember to simplify, you're thinking to hard. Just like any other equation.

  4. wintersuntime
    • one year ago
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    Okay

  5. wintersuntime
    • one year ago
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    Isn't -38?

  6. wintersuntime
    • one year ago
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    Isn't it -38?

  7. wintersuntime
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    @triciaal

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Thats correct.

  9. wintersuntime
    • one year ago
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    Okay thanks

  10. anonymous
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    No problem.

  11. wintersuntime
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    I still don't think that it's -38?

  12. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1439959928879:dw|

  13. wintersuntime
    • one year ago
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    ×= what I can't see because I'm using a phone and it doesn't let me see

  14. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    check your original then but the solution to this is -38

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