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2(3x-6)-3(5x+4)=5(7x-8)
For this equation, I keep getting .36363636363636363636 repeating. Is this right? I think I am doing something wrong...Please help, thanks

  • Algebra -

    6x -12 -15x -12 = 35x -40
    -9x -24 = 35x - 40
    44 x = 16
    x = 4/11
    That is the same as your repeating decimal. Your answer is correct, but would be better written as a fraction

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    oh, ok, thanks

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