# How do you solve the equation 3x + 6 = 3(x – 5) ?

no solution.

#### Explanation:

Given equation:

$3 x + 6 = 3 \left(x - 5\right)$

$3 x + 6 = 3 x - 15$

$3 x + 6 - 3 x + 15 = 0$

$21 = 0$

But $21 \setminus \ne 0$ hence the given equation has no solution .