Solve for w 4(w-3)=8w

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4(w-3)=8w
Simplify 4(w-3).
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Apply the distributive property.
4w+4⋅-3=8w
Multiply 4 by -3.
4w-12=8w
4w-12=8w
Move all terms containing w to the left side of the equation.
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Subtract 8w from both sides of the equation.
4w-12-8w=0
Subtract 8w from 4w.
-4w-12=0
-4w-12=0
Add 12 to both sides of the equation.
-4w=12
Divide each term by -4 and simplify.
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Divide each term in -4w=12 by -4.
-4w-4=12-4
Cancel the common factor of -4.
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Cancel the common factor.
-4w-4=12-4
Divide w by 1.
w=12-4
w=12-4
Divide 12 by -4.
w=-3
w=-3
Solve for w 4(w-3)=8w

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