Subtract 8t from 5t.
Subtract 2 from 3.
Subtract 7 from 5.
Move all terms containing t to the left side of the equation.
Add 3t to both sides of the equation.
Combine the opposite terms in -3t+1+3t.
Add -3t and 3t.
Add 0 and 1.
Since 1≠-2, there are no solutions.
Solve for t 5t+3-8t-2=5-3t-7