# How do you solve #2/3(x-7)=4/5#?

##### 2 Answers

The solution is

#### Explanation:

We can first apply the multiplication on the left side of the

We can continue calculating

Now we want to isolate the term with the

On the right side we can calculate

Finally we want to remove the coefficient in front of the

we can simplify

#### Explanation:

We have:

Let's cross-multiply:

Then, let's divide both sides of the equation by

Adding

Finally, let's solve for