# How do you solve -3= \frac { 4} { w - 5}?

May 10, 2018

$w = \frac{11}{3}$

#### Explanation:

$\frac{4}{w - 5} = - 3$
$4 = - 3 \left(w - 5\right)$
$4 = - 3 w + 15$
$- 3 w = - 11$
$w = \frac{11}{3}$