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Q: 5x equals 3x plus 16

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122-5x = 3x+10 122-10 = 3x+5x 112 = 8x 112/8 = x x = 14

x=4

5x + 8 = 3x - 6 I always subtract the smaller x term first. In this case, it's 3x. Subtract 3x from both sides. 2x + 8 = -6 That should be a good start. ;)

5x+6-2x=-5-x 3x+6=-5-x 4x=-11 x=11/-4

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3x+11+5x=75(add 5x and 3x) 8x+11=75(-11) 8x=64(/ 8) x=8(ANSWER)

2x + 3x + 6 = 5x + 6

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