Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281140
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-114-9

Chapter 2 - Solving Equations - 2-3 Solving Multi-Step Equations - Lesson Check: 6

Answer

We would subtract 1.3 and then divide by .5.

Work Step by Step

In order to cancel out the addition of 1.3, we must use subtraction. However, because x is still being multiplied by .5, we now must use division to simplify and solve.
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.