Algebra 1 : How to solve one-step equations

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Example Questions

Example Question #71 : Linear Equations

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Explanation:

In order to solve for , we want to isolate it on one side of the equation.

Multiply both sides by .

Example Question #72 : Linear Equations

Solve for :

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

In order to solve for , we want to isolate it on one side of the equation.

Multiply both sides by .

Rewrite.

Simplify.

Example Question #73 : Linear Equations

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Explanation:

To solve for , you will need to get it alone on one side of the equation. To do so, add  to both sides.

Example Question #74 : Linear Equations

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Explanation:

To solve for , you will need to get it alone on one side of the equation. To do so, add  to both sides.

Example Question #75 : Linear Equations

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Explanation:

To solve for , you will need to get it alone on one side of the equation. To do so, add  to both sides.

Example Question #76 : Linear Equations

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Explanation:

To solve for , you will need to get  on its own. To do so, divide both sides by . Remember that dividing by  is the same as multiplying both sides by .

 

Example Question #77 : Linear Equations

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Explanation:

To solve for , you must get it alone on one side of the equation. To do so, multiply both sides by .

Example Question #71 : Linear Equations

Solve for :

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

To solve for , you must get it alone on one side of the equation. To do so, multiply both sides by .

Example Question #78 : Linear Equations

Solve for :

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

To solve for , you must get it alone on one side of the equation. To do so, multiply both sides by .

 

Example Question #71 : How To Solve One Step Equations

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

To solve for , you must get it alone on one side of the equation. To do so, subtract  from both sides.

 

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