# How do you solve #5/7=(x-2)/4#?

##### 1 Answer

May 12, 2018

#### Answer:

try to get rid of the fractions; Solve equation

#### Explanation:

multiply on both sides with your denominators (4 and 7)

**|*4**

**|*7**

solve the equation by moving the x-parts to on side and the normal numbers to the other (always move by using the opposite compute-sign)

**|+14**

**|:7**