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How to solve value of x please explain

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Algebra.

If you could provide one of your questions, I could show you how to use algebra to solve for x.

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6 DIVIDE X= 8
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The purpose is to get x by itself on one side of the equation (on one side of the equal sign).

If you have 6 / x = 8, you first start off by multiplying x to both sides of the equation. The reason we are multiplying is because x is being divided. So, whatever the operation is, you do the opposite. Since the question is 'dividing' x, we need to 'multiply' x since multiplication is the opposite of division. Here's how the equation looks when we multiply x to both sides,

x * 6 / x = x * 8

See how I multiplied x to both sides of the equation? Now, here's what you get,

6 = 8x

Notice how the 6 is by itself? Both x's near the 6 were canceled out, since multiplication and division are opposite operations.

Now we have the x being multiplied to the 8 on the other side. In order to get the x by itself, we need to divide both sides by 8, remember multiplication and division are opposites. Here's what we get,

6 / 8 = 8x / 8

See how I divided both sides by 8? This is what the equation looks like now,

0.75 = x

I turned the fraction 6/8 into a decimal (you can keep it a fraction if you like). That's the answer. x = 0.75
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No matter what the equation is, you want to get x by itself on one side of the equation. Whatever you do on one side of the equal sign you must do on the other side of the sign.

5x = 25 you would divide both sides by 5 to get x by itself giving you

5x / 5 = 25 / 5 or x = 5

x + 3 = 15, subtract 3 on both sides to get x + 3 - 3 = 15 - 3 or x = 12

the more complex the equation the more steps you are going to have to do.

Remember your order of operations and Distributive rules also.

Hope this helps. If you have a specific equation that you have to solve, I can walk you through it step-by-step.

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