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

Apr 25, 2018

$x = 4$

#### Explanation:

$4 \left(x - 2\right) = 4 x - 8$

$3 = 4 x - 8 + 3 - 2 x$

Subtract $3$ from both sides, you have

$0 = 4 x - 8 - 2 x$

$0 = 2 x - 8$

Add $8$ to both sides

$8 = 2 x$

Divide all by $2$

$x = 4$