# How do you solve 4 x − 5 − 1 5 = − 5 5 x − 25 ?

Sep 10, 2015

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#### Explanation:

$4 x - 5 - 15 = - 55 x - 25$

$4 x - 20 = - 55 x - 25$

$4 x + 55 x = - 25 + 20$

$59 x = - 5$

color(blue)(x= -5/59