# geometry

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If F is between E and G, and EF = 8x - 14, FG = 4x -1 and EG =59, then what does x equal?

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8x - 14 + 4x - 1 = 59

12 x - 15 = 59

12 x = 74

x = 37/6

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If EF=10x+12,FG=14,and EG=136, find the value of x.

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