Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321726391
ISBN 13: 978-0-32172-639-1

Chapter 2 - Cumulative Review: 40

Answer

x = 5

Work Step by Step

6x + 5 = 4(x + 4) - 1 Distribute: 6x + 5 = 4x + 16 - 1 Combine like terms: 6x + 5 = 4x + 15 Subtract 4x from both sides: 2x + 5 = 15 Subtract 5 from both sides: 2x = 10 Divide both sides by 2: x = 5
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