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If L is the midpoint of KM (with a line over the top)and KM = 5x - 6 and LM = 2x + 4, what is the value of x?

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    KM = 2LM,
    5x - 6 = 2(2x+4),
    5x - 6 = 4x + 8,
    5x - 4x = 8 + 6,
    X = 14.

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