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3(x + 5) - 2(x + 2) = 20 1 9 13
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User: 3(x + 5) - 2(x + 2) = 20 1 9 13

Weegy: x - 9 = -6x + 5; x + 6x = 5 + 9; 7x = 14; x = 14/7; x = 2
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User: Which of the following equations has no solution? 3x + 1 = 2x + 1 3x + 1 = 3x + 1 3x + 1 = 3x + 2

Weegy: 3x + 1 = 2x + 12 x = 11
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User: 3x - 5x + 8x + x = 42 6 7 8

Weegy: x=5 is the answer.
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User: What is the percent of decrease on an item that went from $25 to $20? 20% 25% 80%

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3(x + 5) - 2(x + 2) = 20
3x + 15 - 2x - 4 = 20
x + 11 = 20
x = 20 - 11 = 9
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3x + 1 = 3x + 2 has no solution.
3x + 1 = 3x + 2
3x - 3x = 2 - 1
0 = 1 which is a false statement, therefore, 3x + 1 = 3x + 2 has no solution.
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3x - 5x + 8x + x = 42
-2x + 8x + x = 42
6x + x = 42
7x = 42
x = 42/7 = 6
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The percent of decrease on an item that went from $25 to $20 is: (25 - 20)/25 * 100% = 20%
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