# How do you solve 5x-20=5?

Jun 28, 2015

$x = 5$

#### Explanation:

This could be solved by simple observation, but as a detailed analysis:

$\textcolor{w h i t e}{\text{XXXX}}$$5 x - 20 = 5$
$\textcolor{w h i t e}{\text{XXXX}}$$5 x = 25$
$\textcolor{w h i t e}{\text{XXXX}}$$x = 5$