## anonymous one year ago -1/2 x+1=-x+8

• This Question is Open
1. anonymous

$-\frac{1}{2}x+1=-x+8$

2. anonymous

What you need to do is remove the x from one side.

3. anonymous

You can add an x to either side, making the equation 1/2x+1=8. Then, subtract 1 from each side. This will get you 1/2x=7. Finally, by multiplying each side by 2, you get x=14.

4. anonymous

Thanks you so much Casidy

5. anonymous

You're welcome!! :)