Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321955048
ISBN 13: 978-0-32195-504-3

Chapter 3 - Test: 12

Answer

$x=-2$

Work Step by Step

$5x-2=x-10$ $\longrightarrow$addition property $5x-2+2-x=x-10+2-x$ $\longrightarrow$combine like terms $4x=-8$ $\longrightarrow$multiplication property $4x\div4=-8\div4$ $\longrightarrow$divide $x=-2$
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