how to solve -4x-4x=67-3

This may look confusing, but you should combine like terms (-4x-4x is really -8x) & do the arithmetic to make it become clear:

-8x=64

Now you simply solve for x by dividing each side by -8.

how to solve -4x-4x=67-3

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This may look confusing, but you should combine like terms (-4x-4x is really -8x) & do the arithmetic to make it become clear:

-8x=64

Now you simply solve for x by dividing each side by -8.

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-4x-4x=67-3

First, do the subtractions on both sides of the = sign

-8x = 64

Now divide both sides by -8 to get the answer. Hint: -8x/(-8) = x

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