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# Which is a correct first step in solving 5- 2x < 8x - 3?β

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Answer:Isolating the x.Step-by-step explanation:The first step to solving this problem is to isolate the variable, x. To do so, subtract 8x and 5 from both sides. Step #1) 5 - 2x < 8x - 35 (-5) - 2x (-8x) < 8x (-8x) - 3 (-5)-2x - 8x < -3 - 5-10x < -8~