Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321726391
ISBN 13: 978-0-32172-639-1

Chapter 1 - Section 1.6 - Multiplying and Dividing Real Numbers - Practice: 17

Answer

-8 is a solution

Work Step by Step

Replace x with -8 and solve both sides of the equation. x/4 - 3 = x + 3 -8/4 - 3 = -8 + 3 -2 - 3 = -8 + 3 -5 = -5 The statement is true, so -8 is a solution of the equation.
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