4(x + 2) = 2 (x – 6)

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What value of x makes the equation true?
A. 1
B. -7
C.-10
D.8

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The correct answer for this would be -10
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Alexandrine O'Kon
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answered 6 months ago
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Use distributive property
4x + 8 = 2x - 12
Add 12 to both sides
4x + 20 = 2x
Subtract 4x to both sides
20 = -2x
Divide by -2, x = -10
The answer is C. -10
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Mable Prohaska
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answered 6 months ago