Move all terms not containing b to the right side of the equation.
Subtract 12 from both sides of the equation.
Subtract 12 from 65.
Divide each term by 5 and simplify.
Divide each term in 5b=53 by 5.
Cancel the common factor of 5.
Cancel the common factor.
Divide b by 1.
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Mixed Number Form:
Solve for b 5b+12=65