# How do you solve x/4=1/2-(3x)/20?

Oct 11, 2015

$x = \frac{5}{4}$

#### Explanation:

Multiply both sides by 20

$5 x = 10 - 3 x$

Isolate x

$5 x + 3 x = 10$
$8 x = 10$

Divide both sides by 8

$x = \frac{10}{8} = \frac{5}{4}$