## anonymous one year ago When solving negative one over three.(x − 15) = −4, what is the correct sequence of operations?

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1. misty1212

HI!!!

2. misty1212

$-\frac{1}{3}\left(x-15\right)=-4$?

3. texaschic101

well....you can either distribute the -1/3 through the parenthesis...or...you can multiply both sides by 3

4. anonymous

So, first i would multiply each side by -3 and add 15 to each side? @texaschic101