Question

# Solve and check your answer: 3x – 2(2x – 5) = 2(x + 3) – 8

Hint:

### solve the given equation for x .

## The correct answer is: x = 4

### Ans :- x = 4

Explanation :-

Checking the answer x = 4 by substituting in the given equation.

which is always true so the answer x = 4 is correct.

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