Derick solves the problem below.-3(4n+ 2)4n + - 2(4n – 6)After solving. he says that the equation has no solution.• If Derick is correct, show how you know.- If Derick is incorrect show how you know and describe the solution to the equation.Respond in the space provided.

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Derick solves the problem below.
-3(4n+ 2)
4n + - 2(4n – 6)
After solving. he says that the equation has no solution.
• If Derick is correct, show how you know.
- If Derick is incorrect show how you know and describe the solution to the equation.
Respond in the space provided.
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Derick solves the problem below. -3(4n+ 2) 4n + - 2(4n – 6) After solving. he says that the equation has no solution. • If Derick is correct, show how you know. - If Derick is incorrect show how you know and describe the solution to the equation. Respond in the space provided.

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Step 1

Given, the problem solved by Derick is

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3(4n+2)= -4n+-2(4n – 6)

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And after solving the equation, he says that the equation has no solution

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Simplify the equat...

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-12n-6= -4n - 8n+12 -12n-6=-12n+12 -12n = -12n+18 -12n+12n= 18 0 = 18 No Solution

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