Enter Equation or Inequality

Solve the following equation


Solve for b

60b + 1500 = 80b

Group variables

Group our variables 60b and 80b
subtract 80b from both sides

60b + 1500 - 80b = 80b - 80b

Cancel 80b on the right side:

-20b + 1500 = 0

Group constants

Group our constants 1500 and 0.
subtract 1500 from both sides

-20b + 1500 - 1500 = 0 - 1500

Cancel 1500 on the left side:

-20b = -1500

Divide each side of the equation by -20


b = 75

Final Answer

b = 75

What is the Answer?
b = 75
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Free Equation and Inequalities Calculator - Solves an equation or inequality with 1 unknown variable and no exponents as well as certain absolute value equations and inequalities such as |x|=c and |ax| = c where a and c are constants. Solves square root, cube root, and other root equations in the form ax^2=c, ax^2 + b = c. Also solves radical equations in the form asqrt(bx) = c. Also solves open sentences and it will solve one step problems and two step equations. 2 step equations and one step equations and multi step equations
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a statement declaring two mathematical expressions are equal
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