# How do you solve −4(x + 1) − 3 = −3(x − 4) ?

Jan 10, 2016

Expand all of the terms, then move all of the factors to one side of the equation, setting it equal to zero.

#### Explanation:

-4x - 4 - 3 = -3x +12

-x - 19 = 0

-x = 19
x = -19