58+12W=34

Combine 12 and W.

58+W2=34

Subtract 58 from both sides of the equation.

W2=34-58

To write 34 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 22.

W2=34⋅22-58

Write each expression with a common denominator of 8, by multiplying each by an appropriate factor of 1.

Multiply 34 and 22.

W2=3⋅24⋅2-58

Multiply 4 by 2.

W2=3⋅28-58

W2=3⋅28-58

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

W2=3⋅2-58

Simplify the numerator.

Multiply 3 by 2.

W2=6-58

Subtract 5 from 6.

W2=18

W2=18

W2=18

Multiply both sides of the equation by 2.

2⋅W2=2⋅18

Cancel the common factor of 2.

Cancel the common factor.

2⋅W2=2⋅18

Rewrite the expression.

W=2⋅18

W=2⋅18

Cancel the common factor of 2.

Factor 2 out of 8.

W=2⋅12(4)

Cancel the common factor.

W=2⋅12⋅4

Rewrite the expression.

W=14

W=14

W=14

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

W=14

Decimal Form:

W=0.25

Solve for W 5/8+1/2W=3/4