Solving Equation with Fractions
What is 2x
/12Answer STEP 1:
You are given an algebraic equation which contains fractions. To find the solution means to find the value of x that will satisfy the equation. As you can see, the left side of the equation contains the variable term 2x
. You have to make the coefficient of the variable equal to 1.
Multiply both sides of the equation by 8
, the reciprocal of the coefficient of the variable.
The solution for the given equation is 1