#### Answer

x = 11

#### Work Step by Step

$\frac{-2}{x-1}$ = $\frac{-3}{x+4}$
To solve this equation, we equate the cross products.
-2 $\times$ (x + 4) = -3 $\times$ (x-1)
Use the distributive property.
-2x -8 = -3x + 3
-2x + 3x = 3 + 8
x = 11

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x = 11

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