Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321785045
ISBN 13: 978-0-32178-504-6

Chapter 2 - Section 2.1 - Linear Equations in One Variable - Exercise Set: 41

Answer

No solution

Work Step by Step

Original Equation 4(x+5)=3(x-4)+x Distribute 4x+20=3x-12+x Simplify 4x+20=4x-12 Subtract 4x from both sides 20=-12 Because 20 is not equal to -12, the two sides of the equation are not equal, so therefore there is no solution
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