## anonymous one year ago WILL FAN AND MEDAL solve the equation x over 8 − 5 = −1?

1. anonymous

is this your equation? $\frac{ x }{ 8 }-5=1$

2. anonymous

YES EXCEPT THE 1 IS A NEGATIVE

3. anonymous

ok. start by adding the 5 to both sides|dw:1441983075904:dw|

4. anonymous

Carrying on ^^ x/8 = 4 x = 4(8) x = 32

5. anonymous

THANKS

6. anonymous

No problem!