# How do you solve x – 1/2(2x – 4) = 6 ?

Mar 30, 2018

This problem is incapable of solution.

#### Explanation:

$x - \frac{1}{2} \left(2 x - 4\right) = 6$
$x - x + 2 = 6$
$2 = 6$

Since $2$ is not equal to $6$, this equation can not be solved.