#### Answer

$x=-8$

#### Work Step by Step

Using the properties of equality, the solution to the given equation, $
6+\dfrac{5}{4}x=-4
$, is
\begin{array}{l}
\dfrac{5}{4}x=-4-6
\\\\
\dfrac{5}{4}x=-10
\\\\
x=-10\cdot\dfrac{4}{5}
\\\\
x=-8
.\end{array}

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Pearson

ISBN 10:
0-32184-874-8

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

$x=-8$

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