#### Answer

x=2

#### Work Step by Step

2(x-3)+5x=8(x-1)
2x-2(3)+5x=8x-8(1)
2x-6+5x=8x-8
7x-6=8x-8
7x-6+8=8x
7x+2=8x
2=8x-7x
2=x
x=2

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x=2

2(x-3)+5x=8(x-1)
2x-2(3)+5x=8x-8(1)
2x-6+5x=8x-8
7x-6=8x-8
7x-6+8=8x
7x+2=8x
2=8x-7x
2=x
x=2

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