What value of x is in the solution set of 3(x – 4) = 5x + 2? -10

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What value of x is in the solution set of 3(x – 4) = 5x + 2?
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    2021-10-10T19:24:27+00:00

    Answer:

    x = – 7

    Step-by-step explanation:

    Given

    3(x – 4) = 5x + 2 ← distribute left side

    3x – 12 = 5x + 2 ( subtract 5x from both sides )

    – 2x – 12 = 2 ( add 12 to both sides )

    – 2x = 14 ( divide both sides by – 2 )

    x = – 7

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