MATH SOLVE

3 months ago

Q:
# Solve for x: two sevenths(x β 2) = 4x x = two thirteenths x = negative two thirteenths x = negative thirteen halves x = thirteen halves

Accepted Solution

A:

[tex]\bf \cfrac{2}{7}(x-2)=4x\implies \cfrac{2(x-2)}{7}=4x\implies 2(x-2)=28x\implies 2x-4=28x \\\\\\ -4=26x\implies \cfrac{-4}{26}=x\implies -\cfrac{2}{13}=x[/tex]