Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 1 - Foundations for Algebra - 1-8 An Introduction to Equations - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises: 21

Answer

This is false.

Work Step by Step

As the problem asks us to do, we plug in 1/2 for b. $-6(1/2)+5=1 \\\\ -3+5 =1 \\\\ 2=1$ 2$\ne$1, so this statement is false.
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