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# You begin solving the equation 4 – 5x = 59 by subtracting 4 from both sides. Which is the best choice for Step 2?

$4- 5x = 59 \ \ | (-4)\\ \\ 4-4-5x=59-4 \\ \\-5x=55 \ \ /:(-5)\\ \\x=\frac{55}{-5}\\ \\x=-11$