# math

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I did it right but the paper saud im rong i think the paper is rong lol

but the prob is 2(12-8x)=x-11x

the answer i got is -6

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k ty
this is how i worked it out:
2(12-8x)=x-11x
24-16x=1x-11x
-1x
24-16x= -12x
-(-12)
24=-4x
-6=x

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24-16x=1x-11x

24 - 16x = -10x

24 = -10x + 16x
24 = 6x
24/6 = x
4 = x

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2(12-8x)=x-11x
24-16x=1x-11x
-1x
24-16x= -12x 24 - 16x = -10x
-(-12) 24 = 6x
24=-4x x = 4
-6=x

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ooo ok ty

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ignore mine,

I made the corrections like Ms. Sue
don't know why it merged like it did

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lol k

but thx 2 yall both anyway

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