solve for x. 2(3 + x) = 5x + 54 A. 17 B. 16 C. -16 D. -17 Question solve for x. 2(3 + x) = 5x + 54 A. 17B. 16C. -16D. -17 in progress 0 Math Nevaeh 4 months 2021-09-17T15:16:49+00:00 2021-09-17T15:16:49+00:00 2 Answers 0 views 0

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Answer:

X= -12

Step-by-step explanation:

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Answer: x = -16; correct option is C

Step-by-step explanation:

From the question, 2(3 + x) = 5x + 54

First open the bracket

6 + 2x = 5x +54

Combine like terms

6 – 54 = 5x – 2x

-48 = 3x

Divide both sides by 3

x = -48/3

x = -16