#### Answer

x = 13

#### Work Step by Step

Solve: 13x - 9 + 2x - 5 = 12x - 1 + 2x
13x - 9 + 2x -5 = 12x - 1 + 2x
15x - 14 = 14x - 1
15x - 14 - 14x = 14x - 1 - 14x
x - 14 = -1
x - 14 + 14 = -1 + 14
x = 13

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Pearson

ISBN 10:
0321726391

ISBN 13:
978-0-32172-639-1

x = 13

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