#### Answer

Yes, 48 is a solution of the equation.

#### Work Step by Step

Substitute 48 for x and solve for both sides.
48/6 - 3 = 5
8 - 3 = 5
5 = 5
True, so 48 is a solution of the equation.

Published by
Pearson

ISBN 10:
0321726391

ISBN 13:
978-0-32172-639-1

Yes, 48 is a solution of the equation.

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