Posted by **Jaime** on Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 7:10pm.

12x-6=9x

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 7:23pm
12x-6=9x

12x - 9x = 6

3x = 6

x = ?

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**PsyDAG**, Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 7:23pm
12x - 6 = 9x

Subtract 9x from both sides.

3x -6 = 0

3x = 6

I assume you can carry on from there.

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**Collin**, Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 7:25pm
12x6=9x8

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**Mike**, Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 7:27pm
12x-6=9x

first step: subtract x-variables to one-side of the equation

-6=-3x

second step: divide -3 to the other side to get the value of x

x=2 (final answer)

Lastly, you can check your answer of x=2 by plugging it into the original equation to see if both sides of the equation are equal.

12(2)-6=9(2)

18=18

Therefore x=2 is correct

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**Roger**, Friday, September 10, 2010 at 12:07am
x=2

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