# How do you solve # 3(8 - 3t) = 5(2 + t) #?

##### 1 Answer

May 24, 2017

#### Explanation:

Use the distributive property to distribute the 3 on the left side of the equation and the 5 on the right side of the equation.

Using Algebra, let's subtract

Now, let's subtract 24 from both sides of the equation.

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