# How do you solve 11c - 2( 2c + 1) = 3( c - 6)?

Mar 13, 2018

$c = \frac{8}{9}$

#### Explanation:

Expand brackets:
$11 c - 4 c - 2 = 3 c - 18$
Move variable to one side, numbers to the other:
$11 c - 4 c - 3 c = 2 - 18$
Solve for c:
$18 c = 16$
$c = \frac{16}{18}$
$c = \frac{8}{9}$