# How do you solve 38+9x=12x+26?

Apr 11, 2018

By arranging the equation

#### Explanation:

$38 - 26 = 12 x - 9 x$

After collecting numbers on left hand side.

$12 = 3 x$

$\frac{12}{3} = x$

$4 = x$

Your answer is $x = 4$