# How do you solve 40g + 55( 30- 8) = 50( 30)?

Jun 22, 2018

Multiply the numbers, which will simplify the equation, then solve for $g$.
$40 g + 55 \left(22\right) = 50 \left(30\right)$
$40 g + 1210 = 1500$
$40 g = 290$
$g = \frac{29}{4} = 7.25$