# How do you solve  3.7 + 2.75k = 27.35?

Mar 19, 2018

$k = 8.6$

#### Explanation:

$3.7 + 2.75 k = 27.35$

$2.75 k = 27.35 - 3.7$

$2.75 k = 23.65$

Divide by $2.75$ on both sides of the equation

$\frac{2.75 k}{2.75} = \frac{23.65}{2.75}$

$k = 8.6$

Therefore, the value of $k$ is $8.6$.