How do you simplify #4x(x-2) -5x(x-1)=2#?

1 Answer
Jan 24, 2016

Answer:

#x=-1,-2#

Explanation:

#4x(x-2)-5x(x-1)#

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#rarr-1x^2-3x=2#

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