Posted by Anonymous on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 11:37pm.
Twentyfour less than three times x is equal to the product of five and x.Find x.solve show steps to solve

math  Steve, Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 11:42pm
x = 12
why don't you show the steps. . .

math  Anonymous, Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 11:45pm
i don't know help show how to solve

math  Steve, Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 10:29am
first and vital step: convert words to symbols
3x24 = 5x
subtract 3x from both sides
24 = 2x
divide by 2
12 = x
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