# How do you solve #5x + 4x + 7 = x + 15#?

##### 2 Answers

May 29, 2018

Combine like terms and rearrange to solve for

#### Explanation:

First, combine like terms on the Left Hand Side (LHS):

Next, we'll subtract 7 from both sides, which effectively moves the 7 to the Right Hand Side (RHS), and we will also subtract

Finally, divide both sides by

May 29, 2018