# How do you solve 5ー8x=11?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 7, 2018

Here's how I did it:

#### Explanation:

In equations, we know that one side equals the other, so anything we do on one side of the equation must also be done on the other side.

Keeping this in mind, we can subtract

Now we divide both sides by

We can still simplify this to:

because

Hope this helps!