## Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

Published by Pearson

# Chapter 2 - Equations, Inequalities, and Problem Solving - Review Exercises: Chapter 2 - Page 149: 17

#### Answer

$x=-\dfrac{1}{3}$

#### Work Step by Step

Using the properties of equality, the solution to the given equation, $7x-6=25x$, is \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} 7x-25x=6 \\\\ -18x=6 \\\\ x=\dfrac{6}{-18} \\\\ x=\dfrac{1}{-3} \\\\ x=-\dfrac{1}{3} .\end{array}

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.