## SAT Question of the Day

The SAT question of the day is an Algebra Question that has already been addressed on this blog: click here to see an explanation.

## ACT Question of the Day

The ACT question of the day is an algebra question that tests your ability to manipulate an equation. You are given the equation 7*y* = 2*x* - 5. You must solve for* x*. All you have to do is systematically isolate the variable.

7*y* = 2*x* - 5 (Get the 5 away from the x by adding 5 to each side.)

7*y* + 5 = 2*x* (Get the 2 away from the x by dividing each side by 2.)

Now you have solved for* x*! You cannot simplify this problem any more. Which answer choice has 7*y* + 5 in the numerator and a 2 in the denominator?

The correct answer is (E).

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