math
posted by Kiki on .
2 over x minus 3 is equal to 26 over x
what is x?
can u please help me

2/x  3 = 26/x
multiply each term by x
2  3x = 26
3x = 24
x = 8
check:
Left side = 2/8  3 =  1/4  3 = 13/4
Right side = 26/8 = 13/4
all is good!