Algebra 1 Honors
posted by Stefanie on .
2x+4=5(x+1) 2(x+2)
Would this be identity (all numbers are the solution), No solution (no real number solution), or can it be solved?

2x+4=5(x+1) 2(x+2)
2x + 4 = 5x + 5  2x  2
4  5 + 2 = 5x  2x 2x
1 = x
Substitute 1 for x and see if that works.