# Chapter 2 - Solving Equations - 2-4 Solving Equations With Variables on Both Sides - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 105: 17

$c=-7/4$

#### Work Step by Step

$-3c-12=-5+c \\ \\ -4c-12=-5 \\\\ -4c=7 \\\\ c=-7/4$ We plug -7/4 in for c and confirm that our answer is, indeed, correct.

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