Posted by **Anonymous** on Thursday, September 24, 2009 at 8:54pm.

can someone please check my answer for me?

6-2x=6x-10x+14

I got x=-2 is this correct? if not please let me know which step I missed.. thank you

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**Emily**, Thursday, September 24, 2009 at 9:07pm
Isolate the variable x onto one side of the equation:

6-2x = 6x-10x+14

-2x = 6x-10x+8 (subtract 6 from both sides)

-2x = -4x+8 (add 6x and -10x)

2x = 8 (add 4x to both sides)

x = 4 (divide each side by 2)

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**Anonymous**, Thursday, September 24, 2009 at 9:18pm
thank you I now understand what i missed and did wrong I wrote down your tips I will use it next time when I have another simular question thank you

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**Emily**, Thursday, September 24, 2009 at 11:05pm
You're welcome! :)

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