Jamal uses the steps below to solve the equation 6x – 4 = 8. Step 1: 6x – 4 + 4 = 8 + 4 Step 2: 6x + 0 = 12 Step 3: 6x = 12 Step 4: = Step 5: 1x = 2 Step 6: x = 2 Which property justifies Step 3 of his work?

QUESTION POSTED AT 01/06/2020 - 04:39 PM

Answered by admin AT 01/06/2020 - 04:39 PM

"if equals are divided by equals, the results are equal." This is a corollary of the distributive property for multiplication.


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