# If 5x - 13 = 3x + 3, what is the value of x?

**Solution:**

Given 5x - 13 = 3x + 3

Solve the equation by isolating the variable x and grouping the other like terms.

Let us use the transposing method to find the value of x.

5x - 3x = 3 + 13

2x = 16

x = 8

## If 5x - 13 = 3x + 3, what is the value of x?

**Summary:**

If 5x - 13 = 3x + 3, the value of x is 8.

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