## Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

$x=\frac{5}{2}$
$8x−4=1+6x\\ 8x−4(+4)=1+6x(+4)\\ 8x=5+6x\\ 8x(−6x)=5+6x(−6x)\\ 2x=5\\ x=\frac{5}{2}$ As required, x is a fraction.