## Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

Published by Pearson

# Chapter 2 - Equations, Inequalities, and Problem Solving - 2.6 Solving Inequalities - 2.6 Exercise Set: 101

#### Answer

$17x-6$

#### Work Step by Step

Using the Distributive Property and then combining like terms, the given expression, $5x-2(3-6x) ,$ simplifies to \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} 5x-2(3)-2(-6x) \\\\= 5x-6+12x \\\\= (5x+12x)-6 \\\\= 17x-6 .\end{array}

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