# How do you solve and check your solutions to #8/5x=4/15#?

##### 2 Answers

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

Multiply each side of the equation by

To check the solution substitute

Solution:

Check: see below.

#### Explanation:

Any equation of the form

yields the solution

In your case,

So, we must divide by

To check the value, simply plug it in, substituting

which is true, since the left hand side evaluates to