Posted by **Peggy** on Friday, February 23, 2007 at 10:50am.

Solve for X: 4x - 2 +7 = 17

collect like terms on left hand side

4x + 5 = 17

subtract 5 from each side

4x = 12

divide by 4 on each side

x = 3

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