## Algebra 1

$\frac{a-2}{9}=\frac{2}{3}$ multiply both sides by 9 $\frac{a-2}{9}\times9=\frac{2}{3}\times9$ simplify $a-2=\frac{18}{3}$ simplify $a-2=6$ add 2 to both sides $a-2+2=6+2$ $a=8$