# SOLUTION: 2(x+3.1)=9.8 How do I solve????

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Question 20232: 2(x+3.1)=9.8

How do I solve????

Answer by Alwayscheerful(414)   (Show Source):
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 Here's what you tried: This is an equation! Solutions: x=1.8. Graphical form: Equation was fully solved.Text form: 2*(x+3.1)=9.8 simplifies to 0=0Cartoon (animation) form: For tutors: `simplify_cartoon( 2*(x+3.1)=9.8 )` If you have a website, here's a link to this solution.

### DETAILED EXPLANATION

Look at .
Moved these terms to the left
It becomes .

Look at .
Expanded term by using associative property on
It becomes .

Look at .
Replace constants in expression: , with
It becomes .

Look at .
Moved to the right of expression
It becomes .

Look at .
It becomes .

Look at .
Solved linear equation equivalent to 2*x-3.6 =0
It becomes .
Result:
This is an equation! Solutions: x=1.8.

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