Prealgebra (7th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321955048
ISBN 13: 978-0-32195-504-3

Chapter 3 - Section 3.2 - Solving Equations: Review of the Addition and Multiplication Properties - Vocabulary, Readiness & Video Check - Page 179: 24



Work Step by Step

$17x=4(4x-6)$ $\longrightarrow$distributive property $17x=16x-24$ $\longrightarrow$addition property $17x-16x=16x-24-16x$ $\longrightarrow$simplify $x=-24$
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