College Algebra 7th Edition

Published by Brooks Cole

Chapter P, Prerequisites - Section P.8 - Solving Basic Equations - P.8 Exercises - Page 60: 15

Answer

$4$

Work Step by Step

Add $6$ to both sides to obtain: $5x-6+6=14+6 \\5x=20$ Divide 5 to both sides to obtain: $x =\frac{20}{5} \\x=4$

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