## Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

$x=-6$
$\frac{x-2}{4}=\frac{2x+6}{3}$ We multiply the equation by $4\cdot3$: $3(x-2)=4(2x+6)\\3x-6=8x+24\\-6=5x+24\\-30=5x\\x=-6$