Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 2 - Solving Equations - 2-2 Solving Two-Step Equations - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 91: 33



Work Step by Step

We need to get the g alone. We use multiplication to cancel out division, so we multiply both sides by 3 to get that $g-3=5$. We now cancel out the subtraction by adding 3 on both sides, giving us a final answer of g=8. We plug 8 in for g and confirm that our answer is, indeed, correct.
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