## Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall

# Chapter 3 - Solving Inequalities - 3-3 Solving Inequalities Using Multiplication or Division - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 183: 74

x=2

#### Work Step by Step

We first combine like terms: $3x +8=14$ We then cancel out addition by subtracting 8 on both sides, and then we finally get x alone by dividing by 3 on both sides. Thus, we obtain: $3x=6 \\\\ x=2$

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