Posted by **Theresa** on Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 10:43am.

Can you please show me step by step to the answer you have given me. -1/4(8x+2). I still do not understand how you came up with the answer.

Thank yooi

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**oluchi**, Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 10:51am
open d bracket

-2x-1/2

turn it int an eqn by equating to zero

-2x-1/2=0

make x subject of formula

-2x=1/2

divide through by -2

x=0.5/-2

x=0.25

hope its clearer

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**Theresa**, Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 11:18am
Thank you soo much. I understand now. Have a wonderful weekend.

Theresa

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