# SOLUTION: This one has me stumped, I know I must be missing a step. 2x/3+12=5x/2-10

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Distributive-associative-commutative-properties Question 295973: This one has me stumped, I know I must be missing a step. 2x/3+12=5x/2-10Found 2 solutions by Alan3354, Earlsdon:Answer by Alan3354(34677)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!2x/3+12=5x/2-10 2x/15 = 5x/-8 -16x = 75x x = 0 Answer by Earlsdon(6294)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Solve for x: Multiply through by the LCD of 6 to clear the fractions. Simplify. Subtract 4x from both sides. Add 60 to both sides. Finally, divide both sides by 11.