Precalculus (6th Edition) Blitzer

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ISBN 10: 0-13446-914-3
ISBN 13: 978-0-13446-914-0

Chapter P - Section P.1 - Algebraic Expressions, Mathematical Models, and Real Numbers - Exercise Set: 153

Answer

False. $5 + 3(x - 4) =5+3x-12=3x-7$

Work Step by Step

The given simplification did not follow the order of operations.
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