# How do you solve 29x=42+23x?

Jun 15, 2018

$x = 7$

#### Explanation:

We want to get all of our variables on one side. Let's start by subtracting $23 x$ from both sides. This gives us:

$6 x = 42$

Isolating the variable, we divide both sides by $6$ to get

$x = 7$

Hope this helps!