## Intermediate Algebra (12th Edition)

We are given the equation $\frac{x}{6}-\frac{3x}{5}=x-86$. In order to solve, multiply all terms by 30 (the greatest common denominator of all terms). $5x-18x=30x-2580$ $-13x=30x-2580$ Subtract 30x from both sides. $-43x=-2580$ Divide by -43. $x=60$