#### Answer

$x=-14$

#### Work Step by Step

Using the properties of equality and combining like terms, the value of the variable that satisfies the given equation, $
-x+6=-2x-8
,$ is
\begin{array}{l}\require{cancel}
-x+2x=-8-6
\\\\
x=-14
.\end{array}

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Cengage Learning

ISBN 10:
1285194055

ISBN 13:
978-1-28519-405-9

$x=-14$

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