Posted by So Lost on Friday, January 21, 2011 at 3:38pm.
3+x(12*4)24
3+x(48)24
51x24
5124=27
48/27
x=1.7?
I wanted to know if finding the x in all of this is correct.

ALGEBRA  Ms. Sue, Friday, January 21, 2011 at 3:46pm
There's no equal sign in your first line.
Do you mean?
3+x(12*4) = 24 
ALGEBRA  So Lost, Friday, January 21, 2011 at 3:49pm
Yes Ms. Sue my mistake

ALGEBRA  So Lost, Friday, January 21, 2011 at 4:03pm
Sorry once again Ms Sue I'm just trying to find out what the x would be

ALGEBRA  helper, Friday, January 21, 2011 at 4:07pm
see your first post below, I solved it for you and explained