58=x24

Rewrite the equation as x24=58.

x24=58

Multiply both sides of the equation by 24.

24⋅x24=24⋅58

Cancel the common factor of 24.

Cancel the common factor.

24⋅x24=24⋅58

Rewrite the expression.

x=24⋅58

x=24⋅58

Simplify 24⋅58.

Cancel the common factor of 8.

Factor 8 out of 24.

x=8(3)⋅58

Cancel the common factor.

x=8⋅3⋅58

Rewrite the expression.

x=3⋅5

x=3⋅5

Multiply 3 by 5.

x=15

x=15

x=15

Solve for x 5/8=x/24