## College Algebra 7th Edition

$x=-30$
We solve the equation: $\displaystyle \frac{x-5}{2}-\frac{2x+5}{3}=\frac{5}{6}$ First we multiply through by 6: $3(x-5)-2(2x+5)=5$ Then we distribute and solve for $x$: $3x-15-4x-10=5$ $-x=30$ $x=-30$