Posted by **tyneisha** on Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 1:19pm.

solve 3(8x-2)=46-2(12x+1)

24x-6=46-24x+2

24x-6=48-24x

48x-6=48

48x=42

x=42/48 or 7/8

what where the two mistakes made in the problem?

I said the 46 going to 48 and subtracting the 6 from 48?

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