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anonymous
 one year ago
help please! solve for x:3(x+1)=2(x1)+6
anonymous
 one year ago
help please! solve for x:3(x+1)=2(x1)+6

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok so youre going to want to begin by distributing the 3 into the (x+1) and the 2 into the (x1)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so you should have 3x+3=2x+1+6, right?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah sorry my laptop was going nuts it wouldn't let me type!

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0MY laptop isint working so if I don't reply just keep going I'm still here.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0haha all good all good! :) ok so next you want to combine all the x terms and all the terms without x: 3x+3=2x+7, getting all the x's to one side and non x terms to the other yields: 3x+2x=73 which simplifies to 5x=4 or x=5/4

JohnN.
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Let's solve your equation stepbystep. 3(x+1)=−2(x−1)+6 Step 1: Simplify both sides of the equation. 3(x+1)=−2(x−1)+6 Simplify: 3x+3=−2x+8 Step 2: Add 2x to both sides. 3x+3+2x=−2x+8+2x 5x+3=8 Step 3: Subtract 3 from both sides. 5x+3−3=8−3 5x=5 Step 4: Divide both sides by 5. 5x5=55 x=1 Answer: x=1

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0^^hes correct, i must have made a goof somewhere! i apologize!
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