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Posted by **Corie** on Friday, January 25, 2013 at 10:25am.

12(4x-2)=9(3x+2)

I distributed them but after that when I try to simplify im lost. can someone please help???

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**Steve**, Friday, January 25, 2013 at 10:33am12(4x-2)=9(3x+2)

12*4x - 12*2 = 9*3x + 9*2

48x - 24 = 27x + 18

21x = 42

x = 2

check:

12(4*2-2) =? 9(3*2+2)

12(6) =? 9(8)

72 =? 72 YES!

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**Corie**, Friday, January 25, 2013 at 10:35amTHANK YOU SOOOOOOOOOO MUCH STEVE!!!!! YOU ARE A LIFE SAVER!!!

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