#### Answer

The solution is -17.

#### Work Step by Step

-3x=51 Divide both sides by -3
$\frac{-3x}{-3}$=$\frac{51}{-3}$
x=-17
The solution is -17
Check x= -17
-3x=51
-3(-17)=51
51=51

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Pearson

ISBN 10:
0321955048

ISBN 13:
978-0-32195-504-3

The solution is -17.

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