MATH SOLVE

4 months ago

Q:
# Simplify (3x β 5) β (4x + 6).

Accepted Solution

A:

(3x - 5) - (4x + 6)

3x - 5 - 4x - 6 (Distribute the negative)

3x - 4x - 5 - 6 (Rearrange to make like terms next to one another)

-x - 11 (Combine like terms)

3x - 5 - 4x - 6 (Distribute the negative)

3x - 4x - 5 - 6 (Rearrange to make like terms next to one another)

-x - 11 (Combine like terms)