# Answer

6a + 5a = -11

11a = -11

a = -11/11 = -1

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6a + 5a = -11

11a = -11

a = -11/11 = -1

Learn how to solve this equation: a + 5 = 54 Practice this lesson yourself on KhanAcademy.org right now: ...