College Algebra (6th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-32178-228-3
ISBN 13: 978-0-32178-228-1

Chapter 1 - Equations and Inequalities - Exercise Set 1.2: 14

Answer

$x=3$

Work Step by Step

$5x-(2x+2)=x+(3x-5)$ $5x-2x-2=x+3x-5$ $3x-2=4x-5$ (Bring pronumerals to the left and numbers to the right) $3x-4x=-5+2$ $-x=-3$ $x=3$
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