6.Solve the equations:

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x=17
7.
Solve the equations:
a.
–3k
+ 14 = – 4 +3k
3=k
d.
6(w +2) = 20 + 2w
w=2
b.
-3x + x
–
8 = -2(6 – x)
1=x
e.
6h – 2(h + 6) = 10h
h=-2
c.
6(u – 1) + 5u + 1 = 5(u + 6) – u
u=5
8.
Translate Verbal statements into Equations
a.
Sixty-four is −4 times a number. Find the number
64=-4x
-16=x
b.
Negative four times a number when reduced by 6 equals 14. Find the number
-4x-6=14
x=-5
c.
Four decreased by the product of a number and 7 is equal to 11. Find the number
4-7x=11
x=-1
d.The difference of a number and 16 is the same as the product of the number and −3. Find the
9.Richard and Linda enjoy visiting Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. The distance from their home toHilton Head is 954 mi, so the drive takes them 2 days. Richard and Linda travel twice as far the firstday as they do the second. How many miles do they travel each day?
10. An apartment complex charges a refundable security deposit when renting an apartment. Thedeposit is $350 less than the monthly rent. If Charlene paid a total of $950 for her first month's rentand security deposit, how much is her monthly rent? How much is the security deposit?
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