Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

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Chapter 7 - Section 7.7 - Complex Numbers - Exercise Set: 29

Answer

$-2+6i$

Work Step by Step

We can use the distributive property to simplify the given expression. $(6+5i)-(8-i)=6+5i-8+i$ Next, we can combine like terms. $6+5i-8+i=(6-8)+(5i+i)=-2+6i$
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