# How do you solve the linear equation 5x-(2x-10)=35?

Jul 1, 2015

color(blue)(x=25/3

#### Explanation:

$5 x - \left(2 x - 10\right) = 35$

$5 x - 2 x + 10 = 35$

$3 x = 25$

color(blue)(x=25/3