solve for x 7x+10=5x-9, algebra homework

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solve for x and please show steps on how you got the answer.

7x+10=5x-9

Jan 13th, 2016

Hello!

1) subtract 5x from both sides, obtain 2x+10=-9;

2) subtract 10 from both sides, obtain 2x = -19;

3) divide both sides by 2, obtain x = -19/2 = -9.5. This is the answer.

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