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15 April, 08:20

Jason solved the following equation to find the value for

-8.5x - 3.5x = - 78

x = 6.5

Describe how Jason can check his answer.

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  1. 15 April, 09:18
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    Answer:-55.25 - 22.75 = - 78

    Step-by-step explanation:

    To check the answer, we plug the value of x into the equation;

    Since x is given as 6.5, equation will be written as:

    -8.5 (6.5) - 3.5 (6.5) = - 78

    (-8.5 x 6.5) - (3.5 x 6.5) = - 78

    -55.25 - 22.75 = - 78
  2. 15 April, 09:45
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    -8.5 (6.5) - 3.5 (6.5) = - 7.8

    -7.8 = - 7.8
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