# How do you solve #8x+15=3x-20#?

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#### Explanation:

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The solution to the equation is

#### Explanation:

Start by getting like terms on the same side of the equation, I'll subtract fifteen from both sides first:

Next, subtract

And finally, divide by

The fives on the left cancel each other out (because

Re-arrange the equation, and you will find that

#### Explanation:

First, we'll add and subtract values from both sides such that all of the

Now that the equation has been rearranged as we like it, we'll divide both sides by