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Algebra 2
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Algebra 2

Algebra 2

Book edition Middle English Edition
Author(s) Carter
Pages 804 pages
ISBN 9780079039903

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Short Answer

Solve each equation.

2x+1=3

The solution is x=4.

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Step by Step Solution

Step 1. Given Information.

Given, to solve the equation 2x+1=3.

Step 2. Calculation.

Simplifying the equation:

2x+1=32x+12=322x+1=92x=912x=8x=82x=4

Checking if the value of x satisfies the equation:

2x+1=324+1=38+1=39=33=3

Hence the value of x satisfies the equation.

Step 3. Conclusion.

Hence, the solution is x=4.

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