grade 11 math

x/6-5=1/2x+1/3x-4

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help.
i need step-by-step.
all i know is that the answer is x=1.5
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  1. (x/6) - 5 = (1/2)x + (1/3)x -4
    Combine "x" terms on one side and constants on the right.
    (3/6 + 2/6 - 1/6)x = -1
    (2/3)x = -1
    x = -3/2 = -1.5

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  2. expand/explain?
    how did you get -1?
    the answer is positive, not negative.
    hmm..

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