# How do you add #-2x+6-(x-3)#?

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Mar 26, 2018

#### Explanation:

In this question, it is important to recognize that the minus sign in front of

Let's remove the parentheses by distributing the minus sign to the terms inside them:

Now we can combine similar terms:

Mar 26, 2018

#### Explanation:

You have to use PEMDAS and know that parentheses are always done before anything else.

So you have to distribute the

which turns into