How do you solve  15 x -2 = -30/-3 = - 10?

Feb 20, 2017

$x = - \frac{8}{15}$

Explanation:

$15 x - 2 = - \left(\frac{30}{-} 3\right) = - 10$

$\therefore 15 x - 2 = - \left(10\right) = - 10$

$\therefore 15 x - 2 = - 10 = - 10$

$\therefore 15 x - 2 = - 10$

$15 x = - 10 + 2$

$15 x = - 8$

$x = - \frac{8}{15}$