# SOLUTION: please help me with this problem, it was given to us without having tackled it first. kindly please solve this. thank you. 3x - 2 / 4 = 5x / 4

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear-equations Question 109238: please help me with this problem, it was given to us without having tackled it first. kindly please solve this. thank you. 3x - 2 / 4 = 5x / 4Answer by stanbon(57231)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!(3x - 2) / 4 = (5x )/ 4 Multiply both sides by 4 to get 3x-2 = 5x Subtract 3x from both sides to get: 2x=-2 Divide both sides by 2 to get: x = -1 ============ Cheers, Stan H.