OpenStudy (anonymous):

8n-(-2)/7=6 i just need the answer

5 years ago
OpenStudy (amistre64):

then you should go someplace else

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Ok but i need help

5 years ago
OpenStudy (amistre64):

an answer alone will not be helpful; learning how to get an answer will tho

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Okay sorry im just really behined in my online school and i am too ashamed to ask my teacher for help

5 years ago
OpenStudy (amistre64):

8n-(-2)/7=6 first you should multiply both sides by 7 ; what do you get?

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

hold on i need paper

5 years ago
OpenStudy (amistre64):

the reason im multiplying by 7 is to get rid of that fraction

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Okay but what sides to i multiply both sides by?

5 years ago
OpenStudy (amistre64):

the = sign splits the equation into a balance of left and right sides

5 years ago
OpenStudy (amistre64):

to keep that balance, whatever we do to one side, has to be done to the other

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Okay so 7 times 8n and 6

5 years ago
OpenStudy (amistre64):

is that 7 just under the 2 part? or is it under the 8n--2 part as a whole?

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Well it looks like this 8n-(-2)

5 years ago
OpenStudy (amistre64):

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5 years ago