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anonymous
 one year ago
Help! Rewrite the equation in ax+by=c form
anonymous
 one year ago
Help! Rewrite the equation in ax+by=c form

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0same method as the last one distribute first

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@satellite73 ohh okay thanks

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i can check your answer if you like

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay sounds good, Give me a minute

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what do you get when you remove the partentheses using the distributive law for \[2(x3)\]?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so now we are at \[y+4=2x6\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do we move all the variables to one side?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0we don't "move" in math, just add, subtract, multiply, divide

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you want the variables on the left or the right?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok so don't "move" the \(2x\) to the left, "subtract" \(2x\) from both sides

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes, got that. so 2xy+4=6

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then we subtract 4 to both sides? right?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the minus sign goes in front of the \(2x\) not behind it \[2x+y+4=6\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ohh okay! I see now.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now you would subtract the \(4x\) from both sides also don't drop the minus sign in front of the \(6\) on the right

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oops i mean subtract \(4\) from both sides, sorry b

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Right no worries so, 2x+y=10

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0right maybe one more step, maybe not

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0some people like the coefficient of the x term to be positive if so, just change the sign of everything, go form \[2x+y=10\] to \[2xy=10\] same equation

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay. I understand this more now
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