Posted by **Tammy Evert** on Sunday, July 16, 2006 at 12:19am.

Solve.

29x – 2(9x – 0.455) = 10x + 0.525

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29x –2(9x – 0.455) = 10x + 0.525

29x – 18x – 0.91 = 10x + 0.525

11x – 0.91 = 10x + 0.525

-10x -10x

X -0.91 = 0.525

+0.91 =+0.91

X = 1.435

When I check my problem its not equal.

and I don't know what I'm doing wrong.

You made a mistake in the second line. It should be

29x – 18x + 0.91 = 10x + 0.525

(Minus the minus sign in the parentheses is equivalent to a plus)

After that, your steps toward solution were correctly done. Try again.

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