Solve for w 2w-8=3(w-2)+2

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2w-8=3(w-2)+2
Simplify 3(w-2)+2.
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Simplify each term.
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Apply the distributive property.
2w-8=3w+3⋅-2+2
Multiply 3 by -2.
2w-8=3w-6+2
2w-8=3w-6+2
Add -6 and 2.
2w-8=3w-4
2w-8=3w-4
Move all terms containing w to the left side of the equation.
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Subtract 3w from both sides of the equation.
2w-8-3w=-4
Subtract 3w from 2w.
-w-8=-4
-w-8=-4
Move all terms not containing w to the right side of the equation.
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Add 8 to both sides of the equation.
-w=-4+8
Add -4 and 8.
-w=4
-w=4
Multiply each term in -w=4 by -1
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Multiply each term in -w=4 by -1.
(-w)⋅-1=4⋅-1
Multiply (-w)⋅-1.
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Multiply -1 by -1.
1w=4⋅-1
Multiply w by 1.
w=4⋅-1
w=4⋅-1
Multiply 4 by -1.
w=-4
w=-4
Solve for w 2w-8=3(w-2)+2

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