Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-805-X
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-805-9

Chapter 2 - Section 2.2 - The Multiplication Property of Equality - Exercise Set: 1

Answer

$x=30$

Work Step by Step

Multiply both sides of the equation by 6 to isolate the variable. $\frac{x}{6}$=5 $\frac{6x}{6}$=$5(6)$ $x=30$ Check the solution. $\frac{(30)}{6}$=5 5=5
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