Posted by **EmilyMay** on Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 10:14pm.

Use properties of equality and numbers to solve each equation for x.

A. 7+3x = 5x + 13

how am i suppose to solve i am kind of confused?!?!

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 10:16pm
7+3x = 5x + 13

7 - 13 = 5x -3x

-6 = 2x

-3 = x

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**EmilyMay**, Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 10:23pm
Thank you Ms.Sue!!

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 10:24pm
You're welcome EmilyMay.

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**jack**, Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 10:39pm
I asked a question earlier:

Identify and discuss 4 key actions taken by the U.S. Government between 1790 to 1820 that established long term policy in the U.S. Please help me answer this, thank you so much.

and I got this response:Please note that we don't do students' assignments for them. Be sure to go back into your textbook or use a good search engine.

Funny how I got this response, when clearly you give away answers. Can we say hypocrites?

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 10:42pm
Jack -- I'm sorry you don't see the difference between working one math problem and writing a complex essay involving several paragraphs.

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**jack**, Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 10:53pm
Hmmm well I certainly didn't want them to write a complex essay for me, just some a little help and some ideas. It's whatever though.

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