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5x-2[5(x+2)-(x-5)]-6
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Asked 11/16/2014 11:11:06 PM
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User: 5x-2[5(x+2)-(x-5)]-6

Weegy: -(x - 5) = 2

-x + 5 = 2;

5 - 2 = x;

x = 3


User: Simplify the expression 6m + 9m + 5. Then evaluate the expression for m = (-1)

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5x-2[5(x+2)-(x-5)]-6

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= 5x+ ( -2)(5(x+2))+( -2)( -x) + ( -2)(5) + -6

= 5x+ - 10x + -20 + 2x + -10 + -6

Combine like terms

= (5x+ -10x + 2x) + ( -20 + - 10 + -6)

= - 3x - 36
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Simplify the expression 6m + 9m + 5. Then evaluate the expression for m = (-1)
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Updated 11/17/2014 12:13:31 AM
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6m + 9m + 5. Then evaluate the expression for m = (-1)

(6)( -1) + (9)( -1) + 5

= -6 + (9) ( -1) + 5

= -6+ - 9 + 5

= - 15 + 5

= - 10
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–(6x2 – 5x + 5)
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Updated 11/17/2014 12:10:43 AM
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- (6x2 - 5x + 5) = - 6x2 + 5x - 5
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