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7-69.

Solve each equation below for $x$. Check your solutions and graph each solution on a number line.

1. $3x − 7(4 + 2x) = −x + 2$

1. $−5x + 2 − x + 1 = 0$

Read Math Notes box in Lesson A.1.8 on solving a linear equation and checking solutions.

$x = −3$