# How do you solve #63-x=2x+3#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 15, 2016

We can solve this by remembering to always to the same thing to both sides of the equation leading to

#### Explanation:

We can solve this by remembering to always do the same thing to both sides of the equation. Lets start by adding

which gives

now we can subtract

Let's divide both sides by 3 this time:

We are also allowed to write the equation in the opposite order giving

We can check our answer by substituting it into the original: