Simplify each term.

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply by .

Add and .

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply by .

Subtract from both sides of the equation.

Subtract from .

Add to both sides of the equation.

Add and .

Multiply each term in by .

Multiply .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Solve for x 2(x-3)+5=3(x-1)