*x* - 4 = 10

Add 4 to both sides of the equation:

*x* = 14

The answer is *x* = 14

Check the solution by substituting **14** in the original equation for **x**. If the
left side of the equation equals the right side of the equation after the
substitution, you have found the correct answer.

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