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could someone show me the steps for solving this:
3x+24=9(x+4)

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  1. What if you show me the steps you think one should do. I will gladly critique your work.

  2. 3x+24=9(x+4)

    3x + 24 = 9x + 36
    3x - 9x = 36 - 24
    -6x = 12
    x = -2

    Check this answer by substituting -2 for x in your problem.

  3. Thank you very much I hope I can remember the foil method

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