
Example: Solve the equation 3x + 4(x1) = 2. Solution: If there are parenthesis in the equation they should be removed first. The equation can be written as: 3x + 4(x1) = 2 3x + 4x  4 = 2 7x  4 = 2 7x = 2 + 4 7x = 6 x = 6/7
Verification: Directions: Solve the following linear equations. Also write at least ten examples of your own. 