## anonymous one year ago I've been stuck on this problem for a long time. How do you do this problem? What's the answer? Solve for x: 3/4 x + 5/8 = 4x x =_____ Write your answer as a fraction in simplest form. Use the "/" symbol for the fraction bar. (2 points)

1. misty1212

HI!!

2. misty1212

$\frac{3}{4}x+\frac{5}{8}=4x$?

3. misty1212

easiest thing to do is multiply both sides by 8 to get rid of annoying fractions and start with $6x+5=16x$ solve that one in two steps

4. anonymous

5. misty1212

idk i didn't do it i am sure you can solve $6x+5=16x$

6. anonymous