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On the right side 2 times 9 is 18. On the right I would multiply through by 6 using the distributive law. Thus I get
Six times minus a third is minus two and six times minus five is minus thirty so the equation can be written
Multiply both sides of the equation by 1 to get
or
Adding 30 to each side produces
and thus x = 24. Now try your equation,  


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