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## anonymous 3 years ago how do you solve equations like X/4 = 3x-5

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1. anonymous

OK lets take the this equation. How will you bring 3x to the left side?

2. anonymous

@kikeys0419 are you there?

3. anonymous

$\frac{ 1 }{ 4 }x=3x -5$ $\frac{ 1 }{ 4 }x -3x = -5$ $\frac{-11}{4}x=-5$ $x=\frac{20}{11}$

4. anonymous

Or, multiply both sides by 4 first to clear the fractions.

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