Mathematics
elijahlima42
2021-06-17 05:58:00
What is the value of x? 8x-9=3x+16
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bluepraise
2021-06-17 10:19:22

The answer of the question is 5

RegenaBoglioli
2021-06-17 10:20:37

1. Bring all the values with an x to one side: 8x - 9 - 3x = 3x + 16 - 3x = 5x - 9 = 16 2. Bring all the values without an x to the other side: 5x - 9 + 9 = 16 + 9 = 5x = 25 3. Divide both sides by 5 so that the x remains alone. 5x ÷ 5 = 25 ÷ 5 = x = 5

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