Posted by **mary** on Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:29pm.

solve

10(x+5)=130

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:38pm
10x + 50 = 130

Can you take it from there?

I'll be glad to check your answer.

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**mary**, Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:52pm
x=60?

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 8:02pm
No.

You need to subtract 50 from both sides of the equation.

Now what do you get?

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**mary**, Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 9:42pm
x=80

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**Colin**, Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 12:25am
10(x+5)=130

x+5=130/10

x+5=13

x=13-5

x=8

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**mary**, Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 2:35pm
Thanks Colin.

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