Solve for b b/-3=1.5

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b-3=1.5
Multiply both sides of the equation by -3.
-3⋅b-3=-3⋅1.5
Simplify both sides of the equation.
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Simplify -3⋅b-3.
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Cancel the common factor of 3.
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Factor 3 out of -3.
3(-1)⋅b-3=-3⋅1.5
Factor 3 out of -3.
3⋅-1⋅b3⋅-1=-3⋅1.5
Cancel the common factor.
3⋅-1⋅b3⋅-1=-3⋅1.5
Rewrite the expression.
-1⋅b-1=-3⋅1.5
-1⋅b-1=-3⋅1.5
Simplify the expression.
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Move the negative one from the denominator of b-1.
-1⋅(-1⋅b)=-3⋅1.5
Rewrite -1⋅b as -b.
-1⋅(-b)=-3⋅1.5
-1⋅(-b)=-3⋅1.5
Multiply -1(-b).
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Multiply -1 by -1.
1b=-3⋅1.5
Multiply b by 1.
b=-3⋅1.5
b=-3⋅1.5
b=-3⋅1.5
Multiply -3 by 1.5.
b=-4.5
b=-4.5
Solve for b b/-3=1.5

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