#### Answer

$a=8$

#### Work Step by Step

Dividing both sides by $
-1.3
$, then the solution to the given equation, $
-1.3a=-10.4
$, is
\begin{array}{l}
\dfrac{-1.3a}{-1.3}=\dfrac{-10.4}{-1.3}
\\\\
a=8
.\end{array}

Published by
Pearson

ISBN 10:
0-32184-874-8

ISBN 13:
978-0-32184-874-1

$a=8$

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