How do you solve 2x - (3/4) + (4/3) = 8 + (4/3)?

Aug 8, 2015

color(blue)(x=35/8

Explanation:

2x - 3/4 + color(blue)(4/3) = 8 +color(blue)(4/3

2x - 3/4 = 8 +color(blue)(4/3 - 4/3

$2 x - \frac{3}{4} = 8 + 0$

$2 x - \frac{3}{4} = 8$

$\frac{2 x \cdot 4}{4} - \frac{3}{4} = 8$

$\frac{8 x - 3}{4} = 8$

$8 x - 3 = 8 \cdot 4$

$8 x - 3 = 32$

$8 x = 32 + 3$

color(blue)(x=35/8