# Math

posted by
**courtney** on
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I need help with figuring out the equation 5(2x+3)-8x=7

5(2x+3)-8x=7

10x+15-8x=7

2x+15=7

2x=7-15

2x=-8

/2 /2

x= -4

uh -8/2=-16 yes?

posted by
**courtney** on
.

I need help with figuring out the equation 5(2x+3)-8x=7

5(2x+3)-8x=7

10x+15-8x=7

2x+15=7

2x=7-15

2x=-8

/2 /2

x= -4

uh -8/2=-16 yes?