#### Answer

$x=2$

#### Work Step by Step

Using the properties of equality, the value of $x$ in the given equation, $
cx+5c=7c
$, is
\begin{array}{l}\require{cancel}
cx+5c-5c=7c-5c
\\\\
cx=2c
\\\\
\dfrac{cx}{c}=\dfrac{2c}{c}
\\\\
x=2
.\end{array}

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ISBN 10:
0-32184-874-8

ISBN 13:
978-0-32184-874-1

$x=2$

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