Since is on the right side of the equation, switch the sides so it is on the left side of the equation.

Simplify each term.

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Simplify by adding terms.

Add and .

Add and .

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply.

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Subtract from both sides of the equation.

Subtract from .

Add to both sides of the equation.

Add and .

Divide each term in by .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Divide by .

Move the negative in front of the fraction.

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

Decimal Form:

Mixed Number Form:

Solve for x 3(4x+3)=2x-5(3-x)+2