Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-32184-874-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-32184-874-1

Chapter 2 - Equations, Inequalities, and Problem Solving - 2.6 Solving Inequalities - 2.6 Exercise Set - Page 136: 101



Work Step by Step

Using the Distributive Property and then combining like terms, the given expression, $ 5x-2(3-6x) ,$ simplifies to \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} 5x-2(3)-2(-6x) \\\\= 5x-6+12x \\\\= (5x+12x)-6 \\\\= 17x-6 .\end{array}
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