Can someone please help? I will post the question below.

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soooooooo you know that a straight line equals 180 degrees, right?

Yeah

okay, so, do you know how you woudl write the equation then?

I don't know. So sorry I can't think rn.

I'm dumb

Okay, so, since you know that a straight line is 180 degrees, you can see that x, plus the other x, added with 76, equals 180 so, how would your equation look like *just put the words to symbols and numbers

Ok so

lol, you can just write it here lol

ok ya sorry lol

it would be x+x+76, which equals 180 degrees

so, your equation would be 2x+76=180 do you know how to find x?

\(\color{#0cbb34}{\text{Originally Posted by}}\) @snowflake0531 so, your equation would be 2x+76=180 do you know how to find x? \(\color{#0cbb34}{\text{End of Quote}}\) 76/2 = 38

ummm, no lol first, subtract 76 from each side what would your equation then look like?

I'm confused

do you know how to solve for a variable in an equation?

yes

so in 2x+76=180 what would you do first?

\(\color{#0cbb34}{\text{Originally Posted by}}\) @snowflake0531 so in 2x+76=180 what would you do first? \(\color{#0cbb34}{\text{End of Quote}}\) 180?

umm, wdym just by '180'?

So, you have to subtract 2 from both sides of the equation to get the term with the variable by itself.

Right?

no, but i need to gtg, it's pretty late in my time zone, my parents are going to be not-too-happy lol if @AZ can help... maybe lol

\(\color{#0cbb34}{\text{Originally Posted by}}\) @snowflake0531 no, but i need to gtg, it's pretty late in my time zone, my parents are going to be not-too-happy lol if @AZ can help... maybe lol \(\color{#0cbb34}{\text{End of Quote}}\) oh ok sorry

Still need help? @Katrin369

\(\color{#0cbb34}{\text{Originally Posted by}}\) @AZ Still need help? @Katrin369 \(\color{#0cbb34}{\text{End of Quote}}\) No thanks, I solved it and got it correct, Thanks.

Glad to hear that!

\(\color{#0cbb34}{\text{Originally Posted by}}\) @AZ Glad to hear that! \(\color{#0cbb34}{\text{End of Quote}}\) :)

\(\color{#0cbb34}{\text{Originally Posted by}}\) @snowflake0531 so in 2x+76=180 what would you do first? \(\color{#0cbb34}{\text{End of Quote}}\) good job - congrats !

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