# How do you solve for x in 8x=3x-10?

Feb 27, 2016

x= --2

#### Explanation:

$8 x = 3 x - 10$
$\implies 8 x - 3 x = - 10$
$\implies 5 x = - 10$
$\implies x = - \frac{10}{5} = - 2$