Intermediate Algebra (12th Edition)

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ISBN 13: 978-0-32196-935-4

Chapter 1 - Section 1.1 - Linear Equations in One Variable - 1.1 Exercises: 28

Answer

x = 2

Work Step by Step

1. Given: 2(3 - 2x) = x - 4 2. Apply Distributive Property: 6 - 4x = x - 4 3. Add and subtract: 5x = 10 4. Divide: x = 2 5. Check: 2(3 - 2*2) = 2 - 4 -2 = -2, so 2 is a solution.
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