# algebra

solve the following equation by clearing fractions show all work
want to know if this right
-7/3-5/2x=8+2x
6(-2/3)-(5/2x)(6)=6(8)+2x(6)
14x-15=48+12x
14x-12x-15=48+14x-14x
2x-15=48
2x-15+15=48+14x-14x
2x-15=48
2x-15+15=48+15
2x=-33
2x/2x=-33/2
x=-33/2

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1. How did the -7/3 get change to -2/3? X term is also shifted.

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