15h-23=-25

Combine 15 and h.

h5-23=-25

Add 23 to both sides of the equation.

h5=-25+23

To write -25 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 33.

h5=-25⋅33+23

To write 23 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 55.

h5=-25⋅33+23⋅55

Write each expression with a common denominator of 15, by multiplying each by an appropriate factor of 1.

Multiply 25 and 33.

h5=-2⋅35⋅3+23⋅55

Multiply 5 by 3.

h5=-2⋅315+23⋅55

Multiply 23 and 55.

h5=-2⋅315+2⋅53⋅5

Multiply 3 by 5.

h5=-2⋅315+2⋅515

h5=-2⋅315+2⋅515

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

h5=-2⋅3+2⋅515

Simplify the numerator.

Multiply -2 by 3.

h5=-6+2⋅515

Multiply 2 by 5.

h5=-6+1015

Add -6 and 10.

h5=415

h5=415

h5=415

Multiply both sides of the equation by 5.

5⋅h5=5⋅415

Cancel the common factor of 5.

Cancel the common factor.

5⋅h5=5⋅415

Rewrite the expression.

h=5⋅415

h=5⋅415

Cancel the common factor of 5.

Factor 5 out of 15.

h=5⋅45(3)

Cancel the common factor.

h=5⋅45⋅3

Rewrite the expression.

h=43

h=43

h=43

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

h=43

Decimal Form:

h=1.3‾

Mixed Number Form:

h=113

Solve for h 1/5h-2/3=-2/5