## Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

$x=8$
$6x-(3x+10)=14$ $6x-(3x)-(10)=14$ $3x-10=14$ $3x=14+10$ $3x=24$ $x=\frac{24}{3}$ $x=8$ Check the answer. 6(8)-(3(8)+10)=14 48-(24+10)=14 48-(34)=14 14=14