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 Question 10299: 5-2(x-3)=2+4(x-1)-3x Click here to see answer by bonster(299)

 Question 10206: If a rectangle has a perimiter of 14 and an area of 10, what is it's length and width... i am totally stumped... Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6287)

 Question 10729: 12 1/6 * 10 1/4= Click here to see answer by bonster(299)

 Question 10926: What is 12x-9x14/5-14 Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 11017: Can you please answer this problem. 5|6-5x|=5x-35 I guess this question centres on inequality, but since equality is used my attempt is hereby made below; 5 is a common factor. therefore dividing by 5 the expression becomes (6-5x) = x-7 let us assume 6-5x= -(x-7) then 6-5x= 7-x But if -1= 4x then -1.25= x impossible! THE QUESTION HAS STRUCTURAL ERROR! Click here to see answer by mike toye(2)

 Question 11279: whats 2408*603-(-78)= Click here to see answer by roxy9229(32)

 Question 11268: Graph y = 7-5x Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 11348: What would be the answer for this problem? 2+3-4 Click here to see answer by prabhjyot(164)

 Question 11389: Hello! I have 4 questions... 1) Is there a formula for finding all possible divisors for a particular number? For example how do I find all possible divisors for 386? 2) How do I find out if a number is a prime number? Is there a particular formula for that? 3) How do I express a number as a product of prime numbers? For example, express 585 as a product of prime numbers. 4) Why is 5 x the square root of 3 + the square root of 27= 8x the square root of 3? Why isnt the answer 13.86? How do I change 13.86 into 8 x the square root of 3? Click here to see answer by khwang(438)

 Question 11336: Solve for x: |4x-3|>5 here is what i did 4x-3>5 4x>8 4x/4>8/4 x>2 4x-3<-5 4x<-2 4x/4<-2/4 x<-1/2 -1/2>x>2 <---is it nessacary to write the answer like this or can I keep it like x>2 and x<-1/2? but my real question is did I do the problem correctly? Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6287)

 Question 11743: how do i do this problem, step by step 4(x+8)<6x+20 Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 11788: I need to understand how to solve this equation and to find the value of x. 4x+x+(4x-20)+(2x-10)=1,202 Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 12064: I've got 3 that I'm stuck on out of 25............... Solve for x 4x + 16 =20 1/2x - 4 =12 3x + 5 = x + 17 Frustration has set in or i'm just too tired! Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 11040: is it a eaiser step to solving this 3xplus negtive6 plus9 Click here to see answer by bonster(299)

 Question 12171: What is |-5| Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 12262: 3(5x-2)<24 or 6x-4>9+5x Click here to see answer by rahman(247)

 Question 12354: I need to find the value of a variable. I am very confused. I think if I had the proper steps that I could solve the problems. can you help me with the proper steps to get to the answer. 6x-9/x-2 + y/5 x=1 y= 10 Thanks! Click here to see answer by akmb1215(68)

 Question 12416: I need help!! I missed a day of school and I don't understand how to do this problem. Can you give me the steps? 20 + (-15) + (-22). Thank you. Liberty Click here to see answer by maribeth_abella(11)

 Question 12398: Distributive, Associative, Commutative, or Identity? 1) 7k + (-3k) 2) 5x + (3x + 7) 3) 11(12p) 4) -9y + 2y + 7 5) 2m - 3m - 8n + n 6) 2x + (x + y) Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 12650: 3+x-2/x+3 Click here to see answer by AdolphousC(70)

 Question 12681: How do you find the answer for the absolute value of |6x-13|=3? Click here to see answer by AdolphousC(70)

 Question 12826: |2y-3|=29 my questions is, in this equations when taking out the number in the absolute value bar should i live the equation as 2y-3 or 2y+3...or do u only make it positive when there is only one number for example |-2y| to 2y? Click here to see answer by AdolphousC(70)

 Question 12890: The equation |x-1|+|x-2|+|x-3|=4 has two solutions what are they? Click here to see answer by khwang(438)

 Question 13335: c+3(c-2)-c=22+5c-32 Click here to see answer by akmb1215(68)

 Question 13058: w+3-(-8+w) ???? Please help Click here to see answer by hyh_123(8)

 Question 13719: what is the absolute value of 1.-3 2.-7 3.10 4.11 5.0 6.-4 7.-24 8.325 9.-125 10.5.5 Click here to see answer by rahman(247)

 Question 13708: how do slove this problem? -(-14)+2 Click here to see answer by rahman(247)

 Question 13871: show me steps to solve this 8b-4=5b+8 Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 14037: wHAT IS AN ABSOLUTE VALUE? Click here to see answer by LilSkittleMd(119)

 Question 14406: Hi my name is Amanda and my mother decided to homeschool me this year is there anyway I can teach myself Algebra because my mother is a stubborn person and has neglected to teach me ANYTHING! I have always been ahead my whole life and now I feel so stupid not learning anything. Is there anyway any of you could help me. PLEASE! Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 14439: hi can you please help me solve this expression... it says: substitute x=-4 and y=-15 to find the value of this expression -3(4x-y) thank you Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 14443: how do you change 3 5/8 into a improper fraction? Stuck on homework thanks Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 14537: y=5+2 Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 14702: IF a= 0.65 AND b= 1.28 AND c -5/2 ,EVALUATE; 8.91+ b - C Click here to see answer by rahman(247)

 Question 15040: please spmeone help me im so confused the problem it y+6=15 - 5 Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 15052: 394-x=911 Click here to see answer by Brandx27(1)

 Question 15101: I have a hard time trying to find an ansewer for M+16=34,567 can you help me? Click here to see answer by rahman(247)

 Question 15107: -7-4+22-3 __________ 3-15-4+18 This a problem I had on an algebra test and I am having problems with the basics Thank you Click here to see answer by rahman(247)

 Question 15278: How could i figure this out? - 4( l 5 - 12 l ) = Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 15279: How could i figure this out? - 4( | 5 - 12 | ) = Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 15489: How do you solve absolute value equations? Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 15490: 3+[2x-9]-20 Click here to see answer by pwac(253)

 Question 15485: x+y=4 2x-y=2 Solve by Substitution Solve by Elimination Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

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