Move all terms not containing x to the right side of the equation.
Add 38 to both sides of the equation.
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
Add -7 and 3.
Cancel the common factor of -4 and 8.
Factor 4 out of -4.
Cancel the common factors.
Factor 4 out of 8.
Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
Move the negative in front of the fraction.
Since the expression on each side of the equation has the same denominator, the numerators must be equal.
Solve for x x/2-3/8=-7/8