#### Answer

a = 5

#### Work Step by Step

$\frac{a}{5}$=$\frac{a-3}{2}$
10$\frac{a}{5}$=10$\frac{a-3}{2}$
2a=5(a-3)
2a=5a-15
2a-2a=5a-2a-15
0=3a-15
15=3a
a=5
The solution is 5
Check a=5
$\frac{5}{5}$=$\frac{5-3}{2}$
1=$\frac{2}{2}$
1=1

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Pearson

ISBN 10:
0321726391

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

a = 5

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