Posted by ^^^^kesha on .
3x/42/5=2 I am having a problem with adding 2/5 to the whole number. i want to say 2 2/5 but its not working for me please help

algebra 
Ms. Sue,
You're right.
3x/42/5=2
3x/4 = 2 2/5
Multiply both sides by 4,
3x = 9 3/5
x = (9 3/5)/ 3
x = 3 1/5