Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

The solution is $x=4$.
$\frac{16}{x+10}=\frac{8}{2x-1}$ Cross multiply: $16(2x-1)=8(x+10)$ $32x-16=8x+80$ Simplify: $24x=96$ $x=4$ Check: $\frac{16}{4+10}=\frac{8}{2(4)-1}$ $\frac{8}{7}=\frac{8}{7}$ The solution is $x=4$.