# How do you solve # 3/4x + 11 = 20#?

##### 2 Answers

Feb 13, 2016

#### Explanation:

First, get all the numbers to one side and the variable, x, to the other by subtracting 11 from both sides.

Multiple both sides of the reciprocal of the coefficient (the number in front of the variable) to get x. The reciprocal for a fraction can be obtained by flipping the denominator and the numerator. For example, the reciprocal of the fraction

In this case, the coefficient is

Feb 14, 2016

#### Explanation:

Subtract both sides by

Divide both sides by