## Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

6x=10 x=$\frac{5}{3}$
A number multiplied by 6 can be represented by 6x. "The result is 10" can be represented by =10. Therefore, the equation is 6x=10 6x=10 $\frac{6x}{6}$=$\frac{10}{6}$ x=$\frac{10\div2}{6\div2}$ x=$\frac{5}{3}$