# How do you solve  3(c + 5) - 2 = 2(c + 6) + 2 ?

Jul 24, 2016

$c = 1$

#### Explanation:

$3 \left(c + 5\right) - 2 = 2 \left(c + 6\right) + 2$
or
$3 c + 15 - 2 = 2 c + 12 + 2$
or
$3 c + 13 = 2 c + 14$
or
$3 c - 2 c = 14 - 13$
or
$c = 1$