Solve for q 5q+6=2q+q+2

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5q+6=2q+q+2
Since q is on the right side of the equation, switch the sides so it is on the left side of the equation.
2q+q+2=5q+6
Add 2q and q.
3q+2=5q+6
Move all terms containing q to the left side of the equation.
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Subtract 5q from both sides of the equation.
3q+2-5q=6
Subtract 5q from 3q.
-2q+2=6
-2q+2=6
Move all terms not containing q to the right side of the equation.
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Subtract 2 from both sides of the equation.
-2q=6-2
Subtract 2 from 6.
-2q=4
-2q=4
Divide each term by -2 and simplify.
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Divide each term in -2q=4 by -2.
-2q-2=4-2
Cancel the common factor of -2.
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Cancel the common factor.
-2q-2=4-2
Divide q by 1.
q=4-2
q=4-2
Divide 4 by -2.
q=-2
q=-2
Solve for q 5q+6=2q+q+2

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