Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

$2(2k-1)=4(k-2) \\\\ 4k-2=4k-8 \\\\ -2=-8$ We first use the distributive property on both sides of the equation to simplify. We then subtract by 4k on both sides to get that -2=-8. This is never true, so there is no solution to the equation.