# How do I solve this equation? x/3 - 3/4 = 5x/6

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Given equation is `x/3-3/4=(5x)/6`

or we can write `x/3-(5x)/6=3/4`

or, `(2x-5x)/6=3/4`

or, `-3x/6=3/4`

or, `x=-6/4`

or, `x=-3/2` . Answer

`x/3-3/4=5/6x`

`-3/4=5/6x-x/3`

`-3/4=x/2` `rArr x=-3/2`

Proof:

`(-3/2) xx 1/3 -3/4= 5/6 xx (-3/2)`

`-1/2-3/4=-5/4`

`-5/4=-5/4`

Proof Hold.