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 Question 110297: how do i solve -6(x+1)+4=16Answer by praseenakos@yahoo.com(507)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Question: how do i solve -6(x+1)+4=16 Answer: -6( x + 1 ) + 4 = 16 Use distributive property and hence remove the parenthesis.... ==> -6* x - 6 * 1+ 4 = 16 ==> -6x - 6 + 4 = 16 ==> -6x - 2 = 16 Add 2 on both sides... ==> -6x - 2 + 2 = 16 + 2 ==> -6x = 18 Divide both sides by -6 ==> ==> , which is the solution. Hope you found the explanation useful. Regards. Praseena.