### Home > CCA > Chapter 6 > Lesson 6.1.4 > Problem 6-43

6-43.

Solve each equation for *x*.

Remember to check your answer to make sure it is correct.

One way to start is by multiplying.

Simplify by adding 4

*x*to each side.Simplify again by adding 8 to both sides.

Divide both sides by 8.

*x*= 2

Remember to distribute the negative.