### Home > GB8I > Chapter 11 Unit 12 > Lesson INT1: 11.1.2 > Problem11-23

11-23.

Solve for $x$. Check your solution, if possible.

1. $3x+5=16$

$x=\frac{11}{3}$
Be sure to check your solution.

1. $3x+5=−16$

$x=-7$
Be sure to check your solution.