3(2x – 1) is 15 more than 8 what is the value of x?
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3(2x – 1) is 15 more than 8 what is the value of x?
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1. User Answers novaxlynn
1. Distribute or open parenthesis
= 6x3
15+8= 23
2. Solve
6x3 = 23
Subtract 3 on both sides
6x= 20
Divide both side by 6
x= 20/6
x= 3.333 or 3 1/3