## College Algebra (10th Edition)

$\color{blue}{x = \frac{5}{3}}$
Add $5$ to both sides of the equation: $3x-5+5=0+5 \\3x=5$ Divide $3$ to both sides of the equation: $\frac{3x}{3} = \frac{5}{3} \\\color{blue}{x = \frac{5}{3}}$