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Solve for x. 9(x – 2) = 5(2 + x) A. B. C. 3 D. 7
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User: Solve for x. 9(x – 2) = 5(2 + x) A. B. C. 3 D. 7

Weegy: Solution: x/2 = 6 , x = 2(6) , x = 12 (answer)
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9(x – 2) = 5(2 + x)

9x - 18 = 10 + 5x;

9x - 5x = 10 + 18;

4x = 28;

x = 28/4;

x = 7
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Use the distributive property to rewrite the expression 3(x + 5) without parentheses. A. 3x + 5 B. 3x + 8 C. 3 + 5x D. 3x + 15
Weegy: 3(x + 5) = 3x + 15 User: Write and simplify the equation you would use to solve the problem below. A farmer builds a rectangular pen with a perimeter of 116 feet. If the length is 5 feet more than the width, what is the width? A. w + 5 = 116 B. 4w + 10 = 116 C. 2w + 5 = 116 D. 2w + 10 = 116 (More)
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4w + 10 = 116 is the equation you would use to solve the problem below.
If the width is w , length is w + 5
(w+w+5)*2 = 116
4w + 10= 116
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Use the distributive property to rewrite the expression –9(2x – 5) without parentheses. A. –18x – 5 B. –11x + 45 C. –11x – 5 D. –18x + 45
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–9(2x – 5)
= -9*2x + (-9)*(-5)
= - 18x + 45
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The quotient of a number and four is twelve less than the number. What is the number? A. –4 B. 9.6 C. 8 D. 16
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The quotient of a number and four is twelve less than the number. The number is 16.
x/4 = x - 12; x = 4(x - 12); x = 4x - 48; 4x - x = 48; 3x = 48; x = 48/3; x = 16
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