6x -1 _ 2x = 3 5 3
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Originally Posted by Patience 6x -1 _ 2x = 3 5 3 Hi, I assume that your problem reads like this: (6x-1)/5 - (2x)/3 = 3 Multiply both sides by 15 to get rid of the denominators: 3(6x-1) - 5*(2x) = 45 Expand the bracket 18x-3 - 10x = 45 Collect like terms, constants at the RHS: 8x = 48 Divide by 8 x = 6 EB
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