# How do you solve 6 (x - 9) = 6 (x-5)?

Jan 18, 2016

There is no solution.

#### Explanation:

$6 \left(x - 9\right) = 6 \left(x - 5\right)$

Distribute the $6$ on both sides.

$6 x - 54 = 6 x - 30$

Cancel $6 x$ on both sides.

$- 54 = - 30$

$- 54 = - 30$ is false.

There is no solution.