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

Published by Prentice Hall

# Chapter 2 - Solving Equations - 2-7 Solving Proportions - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 127: 26

#### Answer

$a=8$

#### Work Step by Step

We multiply both sides of the equation by 9 to obtain that a-2=6. We cancel out subtraction by adding 2 on both sides to get that a=8.

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