Finding X

Intro

In an equation like 24=3x you must isolate x to get the answer.

Sample Problem

24=3x

Solution

The goal of the problem is to end up with an answer that looks like this: X=_ with a number in the blank space

The first step in the problem is to get rid of the 3 that is in front of the X

To do this you divide each side of the equation by 3

This will leave you with X=8



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