#### Answer

$5x-6$

#### Work Step by Step

$(9x-8)+(-4x+2)$
$=9x-8-4x+2$
$=9x-4x-8+2$
$=5x-6$

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$5x-6$

$(9x-8)+(-4x+2)$
$=9x-8-4x+2$
$=9x-4x-8+2$
$=5x-6$

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