# Chapter P - Section P.7 - Equations - Exercise Set - Page 105: 7

$x=2$

#### Work Step by Step

Subtract both sides of the equation by $x$ to obtain: $6x+4=16$ Subtract both sides of the equation by 4 to obtain: $6x=12$ Divide both sides of the equation by 6 to obtain: $x=2$

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