5⋅(w+9)=60

Divide each term in 5⋅(w+9)=60 by 5.

5⋅(w+9)5=605

Cancel the common factor of 5.

Cancel the common factor.

5⋅(w+9)5=605

Divide w+9 by 1.

w+9=605

w+9=605

Divide 60 by 5.

w+9=12

w+9=12

Subtract 9 from both sides of the equation.

w=12-9

Subtract 9 from 12.

w=3

w=3

Solve for x 5*(w+9)=60