## Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

x = $-\frac{1}{5}$
-5x + $\frac{3}{7} = \frac{10}{7}$ Subtract $\frac{3}{7}$ from both sides: -5x = $\frac{7}{7}$ -5x = 1 Divide both sides by -5: x = $-\frac{1}{5}$