# How do you solve #2x = 12#?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 26, 2015

Another way of looking at it!

#### Explanation:

The you need to get one

This is how you do it for your question:

When multiplying, change what you want to get rid of into 1 as anything multiplied by 1 does not change.

Divide both sides by 2

Write as:

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