# Can anyone please help explain how to solve the attached math problem? Thanks!

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`(5x+sx)/t=1`

There are three variables in the problem. First make sure for which variable we have to solve for.

If we have to solve for x, first of all cross multiply to isolate the like terms.

`5x+sx=t`

Take out the common factor x,

`x(5+s)=t`

`rArr x=t/(5+s)`

**Hence**,` x=t/(5+s)` .