# algebra 1

Solve for the variable in the equation 3(-2-3x)=-9x-4.

I'm having a hard time with this one. Whenever I check my work the numbers are close, but not correct.

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1. Distribute.
-6-9x=-9x-4
Get letters on one side and variables on the other.
-9x=-9x+2
When we move the -9x over it becomes 0x. There is no solution.

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posted by Jen
2. Thank you! This problem is driving me crazy!

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3. You're welcome:)

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