# Algebra 1 : How to solve one-step equations

## Example Questions

### Example Question #161 : Algebra 1

Solve for :

Explanation:

Multiply both sides of the equation by .

Remember that when a negative number is multiplied by a positive number, the answer is always negative.

### Example Question #162 : Algebra 1

Solve for :

Explanation:

Multiply both sides of the equation by .

Remember that when a negative number is multiplied by a positive number, the answer is always negative.

### Example Question #163 : Algebra 1

Solve for :

Explanation:

Multiply both sides of the equation by .

Remember that when a negative number is multiplied by a positive number, the answer is always negative.

### Example Question #164 : Algebra 1

Solve for :

Explanation:

Multiply both sides of the equation by .

Remember that when a negative number is multiplied by a negative number, the answer is always positive.

### Example Question #165 : Algebra 1

Solve for :

Explanation:

Multiply both sides of the equation by .

Remember that when a negative number is multiplied by a positive number, the answer is always negative.

### Example Question #165 : Algebra 1

Solve for :

Explanation:

Multiply both sides of the equation by .

Remember that when a negative number is multiplied by a negative number, the answer is always positive.

### Example Question #166 : Algebra 1

Solve for :

Explanation:

Multiply both sides of the equation by .

Remember that when a negative number is multiplied by a negative number, the answer is always positive.

### Example Question #163 : Algebra 1

Solve for :

Explanation:

Divide both sides of the equation by .

### Example Question #168 : Algebra 1

Solve for

Explanation:

Starting Equation

Subtract 4 from both sides

Group like terms

Simplify

Solve for :