Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-805-X
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-805-9

Chapter 5 - Section 5.1 - Adding and Subtracting Polynomials - Exercise Set: 55

Answer

-2x-10

Work Step by Step

Distribute the negative sign to the parentheses and then combine like terms. (x-8)-(3x+2) x-8-3x-2 (x-3x)+(-8-2) -2x+(-10) -2x-10
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