# How do you solve #5/7=(3x+1)/2#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 17, 2018

You want to get

#### Explanation:

The main goal of this problem would be to isolate the variable

In order to do this, you'll need to do the opposite operation to both sides in the most logical order.

Therefore, you'll begin by multiplying both sides of the equation by

Now, subtract

All that's left now is to divide each side by