# How do you solve #3.5(x-8/4) = 2.8#?

##### 2 Answers

Feb 19, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Simplify 8/4 to 2.

Divide both sides by 3.5

Add 2 to both sides.

Feb 19, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

First do the easy bit and replace

Divide both sides by

(this is easier if you notice

Add