## College Algebra (10th Edition)

$x=\frac{3}{8}$
We are given: $\frac{5}{6}x-\frac{3}{4}=-\displaystyle \frac{7}{16}$ We solve: $\frac{5}{6}x=-\frac{7}{16}+\frac{3}{4}$ $\frac{5}{6}x=-\frac{7}{16}+\frac{12}{16}$ $\frac{5}{6}x=\frac{5}{16}$ $x=\frac{5}{16}*\frac{6}{5}$ $x=\frac{3}{8}$