Asked by Christian Jones on Mar 10, 2024

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Is x=-2 a solution to x3−x5=23?\frac { x } { 3 } - \frac { x } { 5 } = \frac { 2 } { 3 } ?3x5x=32?

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KY
katelyn yohman

Mar 10, 2024

Final Answer :
false
Explanation :
When you substitute x = -2 into the equation, you get −23−−25=−10+615=−415\frac{-2}{3} - \frac{-2}{5} = \frac{-10 + 6}{15} = \frac{-4}{15}3252=1510+6=154 , which is not equal to 23\frac{2}{3}32 .