## College Algebra (10th Edition)

$x=-18$
$2(3+2x)=3(x-4)$ $\longrightarrow$distributive property $6+4x=3x-12$ $\longrightarrow$addition property of equality $6+4x-6-3x=3x-12-6-3x$ $\longrightarrow$ combine like terms $x=-18$