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can someone please check my answer for me?

6-2x=6x-10x+14

I got x=-2 is this correct? if not please let me know which step I missed.. thank you

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    Isolate the variable x onto one side of the equation:

    6-2x = 6x-10x+14
    -2x = 6x-10x+8 (subtract 6 from both sides)
    -2x = -4x+8 (add 6x and -10x)
    2x = 8 (add 4x to both sides)
    x = 4 (divide each side by 2)

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    thank you I now understand what i missed and did wrong I wrote down your tips I will use it next time when I have another simular question thank you

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    You're welcome! :)

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