# Algebra 1 : How to solve one-step equations

## Example Questions

### Example Question #131 : Algebra 1

Solve for :

Explanation:

Multiply both sides of the equation by the reciprocal of .

Rewrite and simplify.

### Example Question #132 : How To Solve One Step Equations

Solve for :

Explanation:

Add  to both sides of the equation.

### Example Question #131 : Algebra 1

Solve for :

Explanation:

Divide both sides of the equation by .

Convert  to a fraction.

Dividing by a fraction is the same as multiplying by its reciprocal.

Rewrite and simplify.

### Example Question #132 : Algebra 1

Solve for :

Explanation:

Multiply both sides of the equation by .

Remember when a positive number is multiplied by a negative number then the answer is negative.

### Example Question #135 : How To Solve One Step Equations

Solve for :

Explanation:

Add  to both sides of the equation.

### Example Question #133 : Algebra 1

Solve for :

Explanation:

Divide both sides of the equation by .

Remember when a positive number is divided by a negative number then the answer is negative.

### Example Question #135 : Algebra 1

Solve for :

Explanation:

Add  to both sides of the equation.

### Example Question #135 : Algebra 1

Solve for :

Explanation:

Multiply both sides of the equation by .

Remember that when two negative numbers are multiplied together then the answer is positive.

### Example Question #136 : Algebra 1

Solve for :

Explanation:

Multiply both sides of the equation by .

Remember when a positive number is multiplied by a negative number then the answer is negative.

Solve for :