Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

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Chapter 2 - Section 2.3 - Further Solving Linear Equations - Exercise Set: 9

Answer

x = 0

Work Step by Step

-6(x - 3) - 26 = -8 Apply distributive property: -6(x) - 6(-3) - 26 = -8 Simplify: -6x + 18 - 26 = -8 -6x - 8 = -8 Add 8 to both sides: -6x = 0 Divide both sides by -6: x = 0
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