## Elementary Algebra

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# Chapter 3 - Equations and Problem Solving - Chapter 3 Test: 11

#### Answer

$C=\dfrac{5F-160}{9}$

#### Work Step by Step

Using the properties of equality, in terms of $C ,$ the given equation, $F=\dfrac{9C+160}{5} ,$ is equivalent to \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} 5F=9C+160 \\\\ 5F-160=9C \\\\ \dfrac{5F-160}{9}=C \\\\ C=\dfrac{5F-160}{9} .\end{array}

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