Posted by **deanne** on Monday, November 27, 2006 at 8:56pm.

I need to know how to work this problem and show my work: 1/5x-3x+2=2/5x + 18

First rather the x

so:

1/5x-3x+2=2/5x+18

1/5x-3x-2/5x=18-2

-3.2x=16

-x=5

x=-5

I don't know if this is correct. Please cheak over it.

i don't unstand math. how can i?