# Chapter R - Elementary Algebra Review - R.2 Equations, Inequalities, and Problem Solving - R.2 Exercise Set: 5

$x=-0.8$

#### Work Step by Step

Using the properties of equality, the value of the variable that satisfies the given expression, $-1.9=x-1.1 ,$ is \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} -x=-1.1+1.9 \\\\ -x=0.8 \\\\ x=-0.8 .\end{array}

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