# Chapter 1 - Expressions, Equations, and Inequalities - 1-4 Solving Equations - Lesson Check - Page 30: 2

-90

#### Work Step by Step

Our goal is to isolate the variable. We do this by multiplying both sides by 3: $\frac{x}{3} =-30$ $x = -90$

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.