-2.6x+5=3

Subtract 5 from both sides of the equation.

-2.6x=3-5

Subtract 5 from 3.

-2.6x=-2

-2.6x=-2

Divide each term in -2.6x=-2 by -2.6.

-2.6x-2.6=-2-2.6

Cancel the common factor of -2.6.

x=-2-2.6

Divide -2 by -2.6.

x=0.769230‾

x=0.769230‾

Solve for x -2.6x+5=3