# How do you solve 10+ 4x = 5( x - 6) + 33?

Mar 15, 2017

$x = 7$

#### Explanation:

Remove the brackets:

$10 + 4 x = 5 x - 30 + 33$

Simplify:

$10 + 4 x = 5 x + 3$

Rearrange by 'doing the same to each side':

$10 + 4 x - 4 x - 3 = 5 x + 3 - 4 x - 3$

Which equates to:

$7 = x$