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Type a math problem

Solve for b

b=\frac{3}{7}\approx 0.428571429

$b=73 ≈0.428571429$

Steps for Solving Linear Equation

5b = -2b + 3

$5b=−2b+3$

Add 2b to both sides.

Add $2b$ to both sides.

5b+2b=3

$5b+2b=3$

Combine 5b and 2b to get 7b.

Combine $5b$ and $2b$ to get $7b$.

7b=3

$7b=3$

Divide both sides by 7.

Divide both sides by $7$.

b=\frac{3}{7}

$b=73 $

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5b+2b=3

Add 2b to both sides.

7b=3

Combine 5b and 2b to get 7b.

b=\frac{3}{7}

Divide both sides by 7.

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