jettddl
  • jettddl
Bill and Ron build towers using blocks. The expression 4b + 2 represents the number of blocks Bill uses. The expression 8b – 5 represents the number of blocks Ron uses. Complete the expression to represent the total number of blocks Bill and Ron use.
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jettddl
  • jettddl
@pooja195
pooja195
  • pooja195
So 4b+2=8b-5 now you need so solve for b i assume?
jettddl
  • jettddl
yeh. so....

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pooja195
  • pooja195
Start by subtracting 2 from both sides -5-2= ?
jettddl
  • jettddl
so 4b and 8b-5?
pooja195
  • pooja195
Actually im not really sure >_< @ChantySquirrel1129** @AlexandervonHumboldt2
pooja195
  • pooja195
@Anaise
pooja195
  • pooja195
I would assume you set both equations equal to each other though :-/
jettddl
  • jettddl
hmmm
pooja195
  • pooja195
@bubblegum.
Anaise
  • Anaise
no
jettddl
  • jettddl
no what?
Anaise
  • Anaise
no
jettddl
  • jettddl
will u help or not
pooja195
  • pooja195
@sleepyjess
bubblegum.
  • bubblegum.
total blocks used=total blocks used by bill +total blocks used by ron =\((4b+2)\)+\((8b+5)\) just open the brackets and simplify to get the expression which represents total number of blocks used :)
jettddl
  • jettddl
@bubblegum. but its 8b -5 not 8b +5
bubblegum.
  • bubblegum.
neither of the above
jettddl
  • jettddl
i dont understand
sleepyjess
  • sleepyjess
bubblegum, jett was saying that the second equation is 8b - 5, not 8b + 5
bubblegum.
  • bubblegum.
oh sorry its 8b-5 i made a typo there
jettddl
  • jettddl
ok but how do u add it
jettddl
  • jettddl
@bubblegum.
bubblegum.
  • bubblegum.
see this-http://www.cymath.com/answer.php?q=(4b%2B2)%2B(8b-5)
jettddl
  • jettddl
thx
bubblegum.
  • bubblegum.
np ;)

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