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Q: What is x ? 8x - 12=15x - 48
A: 8x - 12 = 15x - 48, 8x - 15x = -48 + 12, - 7x = - 36, therefore x = 36/7
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User: What is x ? 8x - 12=15x - 48

Weegy: 8x - 12=15x - 48 8x - 15x = -48 + 12 -7x = -36 ____ ____ -7 -7 x = 5.14
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Asked 12/6/2011 7:41:54 PM
Updated 12/7/2011 11:26:53 PM
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8x - 12 = 15x - 48, 8x - 15x = -48 + 12, - 7x = - 36, therefore x = 36/7
Added 12/7/2011 11:26:04 PM
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8x - 12=15x - 4, transpose 8x-15x = -4+12 then -7x=8 so x=-(8/7). I'll just add this to the answer
Added 12/7/2011 6:56:33 AM
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Why was the other answer deleted? The question was 8x - 12=15x - 48
Added 12/7/2011 4:58:03 PM
I don't why it was deleted or who deleted it, deb. ~~~~~~ James, your answer is wrong, the question was 8x - 12=15x - 48.
Added 12/7/2011 11:26:53 PM
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