I was wondering if anyone could help me out on this problem?

2(5x + 8) = 6x + 20

When I did this problem I got 1, but I am not sure that is correct. Please help me

Guest Nov 29, 2021

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*2(5x + 8) = 6x + 20*

*When I did this problem I got 1, but I am not sure that is correct. Please help me*

Original equation 2(5x + 8) = 6x + 20

Multiply left side 10x + 16 = 6x + 20

Subtract 6x from both sides 4x + 16 = 20

Subtract 16 from both sides 4x = 4

Divide both sides by 4 **x = 1**

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Guest Nov 29, 2021