# How do you solve for a in 3a-2b=4c?

Feb 21, 2016

color(blue)(a = (2(2c +b))/3

#### Explanation:

$3 a - 2 b = 4 c$

$3 a = 4 c + 2 b$

$2$ is common to both terms of the R.H.S:

$3 a = 2 \left(2 c + b\right)$

$a = \frac{2 \left(2 c + b\right)}{3}$