algebra 1 help

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-3(2x-5)=7-4(x-6)
-6x+15= -4x+24
+4x +4x
_____ ______

-2+15= 7+24

what am i doing wrong? is it the 7

  • algebra 1 help -

    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

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