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You said that 4(2s - 1) = 7s + 12

Eliminate parentheses: 8s - 4 = 7s + 12

Add 4 to each side: 8s = 7s + 16

Subtract 7s from each side: s = 16

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The value of s works out as 16 in the given equation.

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