Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281140
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-114-9

Chapter 6 - Systems of Equations and Inequalities - Common Core Cumulative Standards Review - Selected Response - Page 413: 3



Work Step by Step

First, we use distribution on the left side of the equation: $12x + 12 = 36$ Subtract $12$ from both sides of the equation to collect constant terms on the right side of the equation: $12x = 24$ Divide each side of the equation by $12$ to solve for $x$: $x = 2$ The answer is option $C$.
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