Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

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Chapter 2 - Section 2.3 - Integrated Review - Solving Linear Equations: 23

Answer

c = 4

Work Step by Step

3(5c - 1) - 2 = 13c + 3 Distribute: 15c - 3 - 2 = 13c + 3 Simplify: 15c - 5 = 13c + 3 Subtract 13c from both sides: 2c - 5 = 3 Add 5 to both sides: 2c = 8 Divide both sides by 2: c = 8/2 c = 4
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