Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321785045
ISBN 13: 978-0-32178-504-6

Chapter 2 - Section 2.1 - Linear Equations in One Variable - Exercise Set - Page 55: 52



Work Step by Step

Original equation $\frac{1}{3}$(8+2c)=$\frac{1}{5}$(3c-5) Multiply both sides by 15 5(8+2c)=3(3c-5) Distribute 40+10c=9c-15 Subtract 9c and 40 from both sides c=-55
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