Solve -3( x – 1 ) + 8 ( x – 3 ) = 6x + 7 – 5x Question Solve -3( x – 1 ) + 8 ( x – 3 ) = 6x + 7 – 5x in progress 0 Math Eliza 3 weeks 2021-09-23T11:41:07+00:00 2021-09-23T11:41:07+00:00 2 Answers 0

## Answers ( )

x = 7

-3(x-1)+8(x-3)=6x+7-5x

(distribute)

-3x+3+8x-24=6x+7-5x

(combine like terms)

5x-21=x+7

(subtract)

4x-21=7

(add)

4x=28

(divide)

x=7

Answer:x=3

Step-by-step explanation:-3( x – 1 ) + 8 ( x – 3 ) = 6x + 7 – 5x-3x+3+8x-24=6x+7-5x5x-19=x+74x=12x=3