# Question #2c9bc

Oct 9, 2017

$x = 8.1$

#### Explanation:

I'm assuming that by $x 2$ you mean $2 x$.

First, add $14.2$ to both sides:

$16.2 = 2 x$

Then, divide both sides by $2$ to isolate for $x$:

$x = 8.1$