Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

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

Chapter 2 - Solving Equations - Chapter Review - Page 154: 30



Work Step by Step

In order to isolate x, we first factor out x, getting that $x(a+b)=-c$. In order to get x alone, we have to divide both sides by (a+b), leaving us with an answer of $x=$$\frac{-c}{(a+b)}$.
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