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MUSICWASTED

  • 4 years ago

3(2x - 4) = 4(x + 1) solve for x

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  1. Tomas.A
    • 4 years ago
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    \[6x-12=4x+4\] \[6x-4x=4+12\] \[2x=16\] \[x=8\]

  2. MUSICWASTED
    • 4 years ago
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    ohhh see i thought i was supposed to subtract 4 from 12... :/

  3. Tomas.A
    • 4 years ago
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    you can subtract 4 from -12 like this \[6x-12-4=4x\] \[-16=4x-6x\] \[-16=-2x\] \[x=8\]

  4. Tomas.A
    • 4 years ago
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    it's same just bit weird since you get minuses

  5. MUSICWASTED
    • 4 years ago
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    yeah... yeah i get it thank you very much :D

  6. srev98
    • 4 years ago
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    6x-12=4x+4 2x=16 x=8

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