### Home > CC2MN > Chapter cc27 > Lesson cc27.1.6 > Problem 7-71

7-71.

Find the value of

*x*that makes each equation true. Homework Help ✎–4.9

*x*= 9.8= − *x*+ *x*=

To solve for *x*, divide both sides by −4.9.

x = −2

You will need to subtract three fifths from both sides to isolate *x*.