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anonymous

  • one year ago

I need to solve the following equation. I'm not sure how to proceed. 2(3x-4)=5x+6 I've already distributed the 2 and got... 6x-8=5x+6 I'm not sure how to proceed. Help?

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  1. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    hi there :) welcome to openstudy :) since we are solving for x we need to isolate the x i like the "wall" |dw:1440971154874:dw|

  2. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    Can you figure out whats left on the other side? :)

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I got 6x=5x+14

  4. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    @imqwerty let the asker do the work they need to learn

  5. imqwerty
    • one year ago
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    me? ok :)

  6. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1440971326581:dw|

  7. pooja195
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    ok now whats left? :) (keep in mind we are isolating x)

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    x=14?

  9. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    yes! :) well done

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Thank you!! @pooja195

  11. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    :)

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