Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

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

Chapter 2 - Section 2.2 - The Multiplication Property of Equality - Exercise Set: 92

Answer

When trying to solve for x, it completely subtracts itself from the equation.

Work Step by Step

$6x + 2 - 2x = 4x + 1$ $6x - 2x - 4x = 1 - 2$ $0 = -1 $ There is no solution.
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