# How do you solve 2x - ( 4x - 12) = 3?

Aug 6, 2018

$x = \frac{9}{2}$

#### Explanation:

$2 x - \left(4 x - 12\right) = 3$

$2 x - 4 x + 12 = 3$

$- 2 x = - 9$

$x = \frac{9}{2}$