Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321955048
ISBN 13: 978-0-32195-504-3

Chapter 3 - Section 3.3 - Solving Linear Equations in One Variable - Exercise Set: 26


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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