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Can you explain to me how you got this answer: 6x - 5 = -17 solution is x = -2. this is the answer?
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User: Can you explain to me how you got this answer: 6x - 5 = -17 solution is x = -2. this is the answer?





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Asked 11/29/2010 4:04:16 AM
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6x - 5 = -17

6x = -17 + 5

6x = -12

x = -12/6

x = -2
Added 6/5/2014 6:16:55 PM
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