## College Algebra (6th Edition)

If $6$ is substituted for $x$ in the equation, is the resulting statement true or false? Use the order of operations (PEMDAS) to solve this problem. $2(x-3)-17=13-3(x+2)$ $2(6-3)-17=13-3(6+2)$ $2(3)-17=13-3(8)$ $6-17=13-24$ $-11=-11$ true