4(x+3)=36

Divide each term in 4(x+3)=36 by 4.

4(x+3)4=364

Cancel the common factor of 4.

Cancel the common factor.

4(x+3)4=364

Divide x+3 by 1.

x+3=364

x+3=364

Divide 36 by 4.

x+3=9

x+3=9

Subtract 3 from both sides of the equation.

x=9-3

Subtract 3 from 9.

x=6

x=6

Solve for x 4(x+3)=36