Posted by Tonya on Sunday, January 23, 2011 at 4:54pm.
find a common denominator-x 8x/x -5/x= 2x/x +3/x when you multiply both sides by x you get: 8x-5=2x+3 8x=2x+8 6x=8 x=8/6 x=1 and 1\3