# How do you simplify x/2 = 4/7?

$x = \frac{8}{7}$
$\frac{x}{2} = \frac{4}{7}$
$\left(\frac{x}{\cancel{2}}\right) \cdot \cancel{2} = \left(\frac{4}{7}\right) \left(2\right)$
$\therefore x = \frac{4 \cdot 2}{7} = \frac{8}{7}$