# How do you solve 10x = -70?

Apr 17, 2018

Divide by $10$ on both sides.

#### Explanation:

$10 x = - 70$

Divide by $10$ on both sides

$x = - 7$

Apr 17, 2018

by dividing both sides by 10 to isolate x! the answer would be x=-7

#### Explanation:

Question: $10 x = - 70$

Divide both sides by 10 (isolate x): $\frac{10 x}{10} = - \frac{70}{10}$

Simplify to get the answer! : $x = - 7$

Apr 17, 2018

$x = - 7$

#### Explanation:

1) $10 x = - 70$

2) $10 \frac{x}{10} = - \frac{70}{10}$

3) $x = - 7$