Solve for a 12a=3a-2

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12a=3a-2
Move all terms containing a to the left side of the equation.
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Subtract 3a from both sides of the equation.
12a-3a=-2
Subtract 3a from 12a.
9a=-2
9a=-2
Divide each term by 9 and simplify.
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Divide each term in 9a=-2 by 9.
9a9=-29
Cancel the common factor of 9.
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Cancel the common factor.
9a9=-29
Divide a by 1.
a=-29
a=-29
Move the negative in front of the fraction.
a=-29
a=-29
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
a=-29
Decimal Form:
a=-0.2‾
Solve for a 12a=3a-2

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