# How do you solve 3( 2x - 4) + 2x - 6= 6?

May 17, 2018

By arranging the equation

#### Explanation:

$3 \left(2 x - 4\right) + 2 x - 6 = 6$

Get rid of the paranthesis first:

$6 x - 12 + 2 x - 6 = 6$

Numbers are sent to the right hand side:

$6 x + 2 x = 6 + 6 + 12$

$8 x = 24$

$x = \frac{24}{8}$

$x = 3$

Your answer $x = 3$