# Chapter 0 - Section 0.5 - Solving Polynomial Equations - Exercises: 3

$$x=-5$$

#### Work Step by Step

$$-x+5=0$$ 1. Subtract 5 from both sides to isolate the variable "x". $-x+5-5=0-5$ $$x=-5$$

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