#### Answer

x=1.76

#### Work Step by Step

1.5(x+3)=4x+2.5(4x-7)
1.5x+4.5=4x+10x-17.5
4.5+17.5=4x+10x-1.5x
22=14x-1.5x
22=12.5x
1.76=x
x=1.76

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x=1.76

1.5(x+3)=4x+2.5(4x-7)
1.5x+4.5=4x+10x-17.5
4.5+17.5=4x+10x-1.5x
22=14x-1.5x
22=12.5x
1.76=x
x=1.76

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