# How do you solve 4(x+3)=5(x-2) for x?

May 3, 2017

$4 x + 12 = 5 x - 10$ and from here $x = 22$

#### Explanation:

$4 x + 12 = 5 x - 10$

or

$4 x - 5 x = - 10 - 12$

$- x = - 22$

or

$x = 22$

This is the solution for x.

$x = 22$