# How do you solve #−2(x − 5) = −4#?

Then subtract 10 to both sides:

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First, we need to remove the terms from parenthesis on the left side of the equation. To do this we must multiply each term within the parenthesis by the term outside the parenthesis:

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x=7

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To solve the equation -2(x - 5) = -4:

- Distribute the -2: -2x + 10 = -4
- Subtract 10 from both sides: -2x = -14
- Divide both sides by -2: x = 7

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When evaluating a one-sided limit, you need to be careful when a quantity is approaching zero since its sign is different depending on which way it is approaching zero from. Let us look at some examples.

When evaluating a one-sided limit, you need to be careful when a quantity is approaching zero since its sign is different depending on which way it is approaching zero from. Let us look at some examples.

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