# How do you solve #5= -3+2x#?

##### 2 Answers

May 1, 2018

#### Explanation:

We want to solve for

Now divide both sides by

So the final answer is

Hope this helps!

May 1, 2018

#x = 4#

#### Explanation:

We are given

Add +3 to both sides.

#5 + 3 = -3 + 3 + 2x#

Swap sides and sum.

#- 3 + 3 + 2x = 5 + 3#

#" " 0 + 2x = 8#

Divide both sides by 2.

#(2x)/2 = 8/2#

And simplify.

#x = 4#

I hope this helps,

Steve