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Algebra please, How can I solve this? expand((x-5)^3). I´d like to use the "x" variable but a message " Non algebric-variable in expxpression" is appear. Thanks

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For expand, you don't need to put ",x" at the end.

just do: expand( (x-5)^3 )
and you should get: x^3-15x^2+75x-125

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Start by using the distributive property to expand the term 5(I-31)=5*I-5*31=5*I-155.
Rewrite the equation as 5*I+5*I-155=55
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Use the definitions of the intercepts.
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How would i solve for an expression and be able to leave it in terms of the variable, like (2a-1)(8a-5) and get the answer with the variable in it

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Multiply g * x
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Solving for variable 'g'.

Move all terms containing g to the left, all other terms to the right.

Divide each side by 'x'.
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g = -1

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