# How do you solve #2(13t-15)+3(t-19)=0#?

##### 1 Answer

May 31, 2016

#### Explanation:

First distribute the 2 and 3 into their respective binomials. This yields

Now drop the parentheses and simplify to

Now you can solve for t by adding 87 to both sides to get

and dividing both sides by 29

You can check this answer by plugging it back into the original equation: