## College Algebra (11th Edition)

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# Chapter 1 - Section 1.1 - Linear Equations - 1.1 Exercises: 12

#### Answer

$x=-1$

#### Work Step by Step

First, distribute the terms. Then subtract $4$ and $12x$ from both sides. Then divide by $-20$ to get the final answer. $4(-2x+1)=6-(-2x-4)$ $-8x+4=12x+24$ $-20x=20$ $x=-1$

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