Simplify each term.

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply by .

Simplify by adding terms.

Subtract from .

Subtract from .

Simplify each term.

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Add and .

Subtract from both sides of the equation.

Subtract from .

Add to both sides of the equation.

Add and .

Divide each term in by .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Divide by .

Divide by .

Solve for x 14(2x-3)-5(x+4)=2(3x+5)+5x