# Math

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How do you solve this. The answer is suppose to be 8x+5 and when I do the problem my answer is nowhere near the correct answer.

5{x-(3-x)+4}-2x

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5{x-(3-x)+4}-2x
= 5{x-3+x+4}-2x
= 5{2x + 1} - 2x
= 10x + 5 - 2x
= 8x + 5

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