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Question 133116
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solve for x: 5(x-2)=2(10+x)
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Start with the given equation
Distribute
Add 10 to both sides
Subtract 2x from both sides
Combine like terms on the left side
Combine like terms on the right side
Divide both sides by 3 to isolate x
Divide
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