# How do you solve 1/2 x - 3/5 = 2/5?

Mar 3, 2018

$x = 2$

#### Explanation:

1) Add both sides by $\frac{3}{5}$.

2)Divide both sides by $\frac{1}{2}$ and get $x = 2$.

$\frac{1}{2} x - \frac{3}{5} + \frac{3}{5} = \frac{2}{5} + \frac{3}{5}$

$\frac{1}{2} x = 1$

$x = 2$