# How do you solve 10x + 3= 7x + 9?

May 16, 2018

By arranging the equation

#### Explanation:

Collect x terms on the left hand side and numbers on the other:

$10 x + 3 = 7 x + 9$

$10 x - 7 x = 9 - 3$

$3 x = 6$

$x = \frac{6}{3}$

$x = 2$

Your answer is $x = 2$