Are 8(w+6) and 5+8w+1 equivalent expressions? Use substitution to check your answer. Question Are 8(w+6) and 5+8w+1 equivalent expressions? Use substitution to check your answer. in progress 0 Math Josephine 2 weeks 2022-01-07T17:48:31+00:00 2022-01-07T17:48:31+00:00 1 Answer 0 views 0

## Answers ( )

Yes.

Explanation:

Make it an equation

8(w+6) = 5+8w+1

^ ^

Add like terms

8(w+6) = 6+8w

-6 -6

Subtract from each side

8(w) = 8w

Multiply whatâ€™s left in the parentheses

8w = 8w