Apply the distributive property.

Multiply.

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Simplify each term.

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Add and .

Subtract from both sides of the equation.

Subtract from .

Multiply by .

Subtract from .

Since , the equation will always be true for any value of .

All real numbers

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

All real numbers

Interval Notation:

Solve for x 4(2.5x-2)=2(5x-5)+2