Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321785045
ISBN 13: 978-0-32178-504-6

Chapter 3 - Cumulative Review: 14



Work Step by Step

We are given that $2(x-3)=-40$ To solve for x, we must first use the distributive property to simplify the left side. $2x-6=-40$ Add 6 to both sides. $2x=-34$ Divide both sides by 2. $x=-17$
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