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anonymous

  • one year ago

Help please? 0.5(m+4) = 3(m-1)

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  1. anonymous
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    You there?

  2. anonymous
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    yes.

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    ok so you know about the distributive property right?

  4. anonymous
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    yes.

  5. anonymous
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    so your gonna multiply .5 *m and 4

  6. anonymous
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    what do you get?

  7. anonymous
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    2.0

  8. anonymous
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    annndd

  9. anonymous
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    you can't forget about the m

  10. anonymous
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    do you know the answer?

  11. anonymous
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    yes for the first part of the problem you would get .5m+2

  12. anonymous
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    now the second part 3(m-1)

  13. anonymous
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    what do you get remember to do both the m and the -1 this time.

  14. anonymous
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    Is the overall answer 2?

  15. anonymous
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    nonono were not their yet you got to do the distributive property.

  16. anonymous
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    youre saying 2 isnt the answer.. are you sure about that?

  17. anonymous
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    well you would get for 3*m = 3m and 3*-1= -3

  18. anonymous
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    Right now the equation is .5m+2=3m-3

  19. anonymous
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    do you know what to do next?

  20. anonymous
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    I know the answer now..its 2

  21. anonymous
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    let me check

  22. anonymous
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    okay..

  23. anonymous
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    yes that is correct.

  24. anonymous
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    :)

  25. anonymous
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    what was the problem you had the first time?

  26. anonymous
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    after you told me to do the distributive property with it, it figured it out

  27. anonymous
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    ok good job :3

  28. anonymous
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    thanks.

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