# math

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Hi I was wondering if someone could help me with this.

4x+8=4

I thought that x= 3

Thanks for the help!

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4x+8=4
-8 -8
4x=-4

-4/4 = -1

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Thanks for all of the help everyone!!!

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4x+8=4

4x + 8 - 8 = 4 - 8
4x = -4
x = -1

Let's prove it.

(4 * -1) + 8 = 4
-4 + 8 = 4

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