Solve for u 5u+5(1-u)=u+8

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5u+5(1-u)=u+8
Simplify 5u+5(1-u).
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Simplify each term.
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Apply the distributive property.
5u+5⋅1+5(-u)=u+8
Multiply 5 by 1.
5u+5+5(-u)=u+8
Multiply -1 by 5.
5u+5-5u=u+8
5u+5-5u=u+8
Combine the opposite terms in 5u+5-5u.
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Subtract 5u from 5u.
0+5=u+8
Add 0 and 5.
5=u+8
5=u+8
5=u+8
Since u is on the right side of the equation, switch the sides so it is on the left side of the equation.
u+8=5
Move all terms not containing u to the right side of the equation.
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Subtract 8 from both sides of the equation.
u=5-8
Subtract 8 from 5.
u=-3
u=-3
Solve for u 5u+5(1-u)=u+8

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