## Algebra and Trigonometry 10th Edition

$x=-\frac{13}{3}$
$3x-5=6x+8$ $3x-6x=8+5$ $-3x=13$ $x=-\frac{13}{3}$ Check the answer: $3(-\frac{13}{3})-5=6(-\frac{13}{3})+8$ $-13-5=-26+8$ $-18=-18$