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0.5X - 1.5 - X = 5X

Combine terms: -1.5 - 0.5X = 5X

Add 0.5X to both sides: -1.5 = 5.5X

Didvide both sides by 5.5: X = -1.5/5.5 = -0.2727...

Q: How do you find .5 times X minus 1.5 minus X equal 5X?

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