# Chapter 3 - Section 3.3 - Solving Linear Equations in One Variable - Vocabulary, Readiness & Video Check - Page 188: 5

multiplication

#### Work Step by Step

DIvide each side of the equation by 5 to make it easier to simplify the equation. The multiplication property of equality says that you can add or divide both sides of an equation by any non-zero number without changing the solution.

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