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  • one year ago

Work-Out Corner has 5 more than 3 times as many exercise bicycles as The Gym. Together they have 21 bicycles. Solve the equation x + 3x + 5 = 21 to find the number of bicycles at Work-Out Corner.

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  1. Vocaloid
    • one year ago
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    start by combining like terms

  2. Vocaloid
    • one year ago
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    x + 3x = ?

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    1x + 3x is what? (its just 1+3 because the x makes it where 1x and 3x are equal.)

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    We cannot just give you the answer. You need to work for it. Got it? If you try, you can do this.

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @southernbell19 Are you going to answer?

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I thought it was 4

  7. Vocaloid
    • one year ago
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    almost hint: 1 + 3 = 4 x + 3x = __ fill in the blank

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    4x

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Yes! so 4x + 5 = 21. Subtract 5. 4x + 5 - 5 = 21 - 5 what is 5-5? what is 21-5?

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    5-5=0, 21-5=16

  11. Seneca1
    • one year ago
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    The answer is $ but start by combining like terms so its x + 3x +4x but 21 - 5 4x = 16 4x/16 = 4

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