# How do you solve for x: #7/12(x-3)=1/3x+4#?

##### 2 Answers

Jun 30, 2018

#### Explanation:

Multiplying the given equation by

since

we get

Adding

subtracting

so

Jun 30, 2018

#### Explanation:

Let's get rid of the fractions so we can just have a plain vanilla linear equation. We can multiply all terms by

We can next distribute the

Next, we can add

Subtracting

Lastly, we can divide both sides by

Hope this helps!