Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321785045
ISBN 13: 978-0-32178-504-6

Chapter 2 - Section 2.3 - Formulas and Problem Solving - Exercise Set: 24



Work Step by Step

We are given that $T=3vs-4ws+5vw$. We can solve for v by first adding 4ws to both sides. $T+4ws=3vs+5vw$ We can use the distributive property to factor out v from both terms on the right side. $T+4ws=v(3s+5w)$ Divide both sides by 3s+5w. $v=\frac{T+4ws}{3s+5w}$
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