algebra 1 help
posted by yesica on .
3(2x5)=74(x6)
6x+15= 4x+24
+4x +4x
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2+15= 7+24
what am i doing wrong? is it the 7

i got it
 3(2x  5) = 7  4(x  6)
distribute factors...
 6x + 15 = 7  4x + 24
combine like terms...add (4x) to both sides, subtract (15) from both sides...to get
 2x = 16
solve
x =  8