how do you solve -104=8x

Algebra
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the direction say solve equation using multiple and divison.

Oct 3rd, 2015

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-108=8x

same as

8x=-108

Remember: 8=2*4

                    108=4*27

Therefore

(2*4)x=-4*27

2x=-27

x=-27/2=-13.5


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Sep 16th, 2015

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