Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321955048
ISBN 13: 978-0-32195-504-3

Chapter 3 - Section 3.4 - Linear Equations in One Variable and Problem Solving - Exercise Set - Page 195: 15


$x-3=10\div5$ $x=5$

Work Step by Step

Difference means subtraction. Quotient means division. $x-3=10\div5$ $\longrightarrow$divide $x-3=2$ $\longrightarrow$addition property $x-3+3=2+3$ $\longrightarrow$simplify $x=5$
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