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gabbyalicorn

  • one year ago

Combine the like terms to simplify the expression: 9 + 3 + 17xy2 + 8y3 + 10x –13xy2 – 9x – 6y3 A. 2y3 + 4xy2 + 10x + 9 B. 2y3 – 4xy2 – 3x + 12 C. 2y3 + 4xy2 + x + 12 D. 2y6 + 4x2y2 + 10x + 12

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  1. gabbyalicorn
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  2. gabbyalicorn
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    Yes, I know what like terms are.

  3. Black_ninja123
    • one year ago
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    lol ok color code all the like terms

  4. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1441988952691:dw| I don't really know how to color code them but here.

  5. Black_ninja123
    • one year ago
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    17xy^2+13xy^2=

  6. gabbyalicorn
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    30xy^2?

  7. Black_ninja123
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    dang it i meant 17xy^2-13xy^2

  8. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    Oh. No worries! :) 4xy^2

  9. Black_ninja123
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    9+3

  10. gabbyalicorn
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    12

  11. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    Multiplying?

  12. Black_ninja123
    • one year ago
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    8y^3-6y^3

  13. gabbyalicorn
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    2y^3?

  14. Black_ninja123
    • one year ago
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    So far we have 4xy^2+12+2y^3 so what options can we eliminate right now?

  15. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    I dont see any of the options on there. ;-;

  16. Black_ninja123
    • one year ago
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    we still have 10x-9x left

  17. Black_ninja123
    • one year ago
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    10x-9x=1x you can also right 1x as x so the answer is 2y^3 + 4xy^2 + x + 12

  18. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    Maybe because the numbers where in different orders I got confused. ^///^ Sorry!

  19. Black_ninja123
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    Its fine

  20. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    It's C if my eyes doesn't deceive me, right?

  21. Black_ninja123
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    Yes

  22. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    Ok, thank you. ^u^

  23. Black_ninja123
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    Your welcome

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