MATH SOLVE

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Q:
# Solve the equation below for x.-1/2(3x-4)=11

Accepted Solution

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Answer:x=-6Step-by-step explanation:You are given the equation [tex]-\dfrac{1}{2}(3x-4)=11[/tex]First, multiply it by 2 to get rid of fraction:[tex]-(3x-4)=22[/tex]Now open the brackets:[tex]-3x+4=22[/tex]Subtract 4 from both sides:[tex]-3x+4-4=22-4\\ \\-3x=18[/tex]Multiply it by -1:[tex]3x=-18[/tex]and divide by 3:[tex]x=-6[/tex]