# How do you solve #3p - 1 = 5(p -1) - 2(7- 2p)#?

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By arranging the equation

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after getting rid of parantheses.

Now collect p terms on the right-hand side and numbers on the other:

The answer is

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We can distribute the parenthesis on the right to get

We can combine our like terms on the right to get

Next, let's add

Next, do get our variables on one side, let's subtract

Lastly, we can divide both sides by

Hope this helps!