3 - 2/3x = 8

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(9x - 3) + (6 - 2x) = 0

7x + 3 = 0

7x = -3

x = -3/7

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3 - 2/3x = 8

-2/3x = 8 - 3 = 5

-2x = 5(3) = 15

x = 15/-2 = -15/2

-2/3x = 8 - 3 = 5

-2x = 5(3) = 15

x = 15/-2 = -15/2

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