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  • one year ago

How many solutions does the equation have? 3(4x-2)=2(6x-3) A. one solution B. infinite solutions C. no solution

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  1. just_one_last_goodbye
    • one year ago
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    Give me a sec ok? ^_^

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    okay

  3. just_one_last_goodbye
    • one year ago
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    You want to find out if the problem is true or false correct?

  4. just_one_last_goodbye
    • one year ago
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    There are 2 sides to the problem lets start with the left

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    ok

  6. just_one_last_goodbye
    • one year ago
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    3(4x -2) lets remove parenthesis and multiply 3 * 4x -2 * 3

  7. just_one_last_goodbye
    • one year ago
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    Ok so whats 3 * 4x = ?

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    12x? @just_one_last_goodbye

  9. just_one_last_goodbye
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    correct ^_^

  10. just_one_last_goodbye
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    2 * 3 = ?

  11. anonymous
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    6

  12. just_one_last_goodbye
    • one year ago
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    Good so the equation now looks like this ^_^ 12x - 6 = 2(6x - 3)

  13. just_one_last_goodbye
    • one year ago
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    now lets do the right side

  14. anonymous
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    ok

  15. just_one_last_goodbye
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    2(6x - 3) so... 2 * 6x -2 * 3

  16. just_one_last_goodbye
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    2 * 6x = ?

  17. anonymous
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    12x

  18. just_one_last_goodbye
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    Alright and 2 * 3?

  19. anonymous
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    6

  20. just_one_last_goodbye
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    Good so both sides of the equation are 12x - 6 = 12x - 6 ^_^ meaning they are both equal and their true

  21. just_one_last_goodbye
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    Hope this helps you

  22. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thank you!

  23. just_one_last_goodbye
    • one year ago
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    No prob Please medal me ^_^ if you find my steps helpful

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