Add to both sides of the equation.

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

Add and .

Cancel the common factor of and .

Factor out of .

Cancel the common factors.

Factor out of .

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

Divide each term in by .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Divide by .

Simplify .

Cancel the common factor of .

Factor out of .

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

Multiply and .

Multiply by .

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

Decimal Form:

Solve for v 6v-5/8=7/8