3x+4y-3=5+2y

Subtract 4y from both sides of the equation.

3x-3=5+2y-4y

Add 3 to both sides of the equation.

3x=5+2y-4y+3

Add 5 and 3.

3x=2y-4y+8

Subtract 4y from 2y.

3x=-2y+8

3x=-2y+8

Divide each term in 3x=-2y+8 by 3.

3×3=-2y3+83

Cancel the common factor of 3.

Cancel the common factor.

3×3=-2y3+83

Divide x by 1.

x=-2y3+83

x=-2y3+83

Move the negative in front of the fraction.

x=-2y3+83

x=-2y3+83

Solve for x 3x+4y-3=5+2y