# Algebra 1 : How to solve one-step equations

## Example Questions

### Example Question #471 : How To Solve One Step Equations

Solve for .

Explanation:

Subtract  on both sides. Since  is greater than  and is negative, our answer is negative. We treat as a normal subtraction.

### Example Question #472 : How To Solve One Step Equations

Solve for .

Explanation:

Subtract  on both sides. When adding with another negative number, just treat as an addition problem and then add a negative sign in front.

### Example Question #473 : How To Solve One Step Equations

Solve for .

Explanation:

Add  on both sides.

### Example Question #474 : How To Solve One Step Equations

Solve for .

Explanation:

Add  on both sides. Since  is greater than  and is positive, our answer is positive. We treat as a normal subtraction.

### Example Question #475 : How To Solve One Step Equations

Solve for .

Explanation:

Subtract  on both sides.

### Example Question #476 : How To Solve One Step Equations

Solve for .

Explanation:

Add  on both sides. Since  is greater than  and is negative, our answer is negative. We treat as a normal subtraction.

### Example Question #477 : How To Solve One Step Equations

Solve for .

Explanation:

Divide by  on both sides.

### Example Question #478 : How To Solve One Step Equations

Solve for .

Explanation:

Divide by  on both sides. When dividing with a negative number, answer is negative.

### Example Question #479 : How To Solve One Step Equations

Solve for .

Explanation:

Divide by  on both sides. When dividing with another negative number, answer is positive.

Solve for .