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5-17.

When solving = for

*x*, Nathan noticed that*x*is divided by 6. What can he do to both sides of the equation to get*x*alone? Homework Help ✎Solve for

*x*. Then check your solution in the original equation.Use the

same process to solve this equation for *x*: = .

Undo the division by multiplying by 6.

*x* = 15

CHECK

If *x* = 15:

Use the same methods shown in parts (a) and (b).