Mathematics
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Simplify by combining like terms. 8p + m + 2p + 5m – 4p

OpenStudy (anonymous):

help me plz anyone?

OpenStudy (anonymous):

what are like terms?

OpenStudy (anonymous):

the same variables and powers.

OpenStudy (anonymous):

how many of the same variables do we have?

OpenStudy (anonymous):

2

OpenStudy (anonymous):

which is m and p, now add the m terms and the p terms

OpenStudy (anonymous):

ok but i need the answer to see if im correct

OpenStudy (anonymous):

you tell me the answer and i will tell you if you're correct

OpenStudy (anonymous):

thank u

OpenStudy (anonymous):

i got my anser correct thanks for the answer anywayz @mickey4691

OpenStudy (anonymous):

OpenStudy (anonymous):

I was trying to make you learn, i didn't want to show you right away. It's how you learn.

OpenStudy (anonymous):

ohh ok

OpenStudy (anonymous):

so r u like a teacher?

OpenStudy (anonymous):

I was.

OpenStudy (anonymous):

@mickey4691

OpenStudy (anonymous):

ohh no wonder for what school?

OpenStudy (anonymous):

It was a private school in south america, that's about 3 years ago though.

OpenStudy (anonymous):

ohh

OpenStudy (anonymous):

bye

OpenStudy (anonymous):

i have to go

OpenStudy (anonymous):

@mickey4691

myininaya (myininaya):

In the future it would be best @lababy145 if you try to learn the topic instead of just accepting answers one gives. It will be very beneficial to you in the long run. I have deleted the comment that revealed the answer. So if you want to continue to work with mickey4691 you still can.

OpenStudy (anonymous):

ok r u a teacher too?

OpenStudy (anonymous):

@myininaya

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Moderators are like police officers, they ensure the laws / code of conduct are followed. @myininaya is a Moderator.

myininaya (myininaya):

I have retired from that field of work.

OpenStudy (anonymous):

ohh

myininaya (myininaya):

But I still value education and the learning process.

OpenStudy (anonymous):

ohh ok