Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-805-X
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-805-9

Chapter 2 - Section 2.2 - The Multiplication Property of Equality - Exercise Set: 3

Answer

$x=-33$

Work Step by Step

Multiply both sides of the equation by -3 to isolate the variable. $\frac{x}{-3}$=11 $\frac{-3x}{-3}$=$11(-3)$ $x=-33$ Check the solution. $\frac{(-33)}{-3}$=11 11=11
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