# How do you solve #46= 2( b + 9)#?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 18, 2018

Solving for

#### Explanation:

So to solve this, we need to distribute the 2 on the right side of the equal sign before starting to solve for

So doing the distributive property gives us:

Now, we subtract 18 from both sides which gives us:

Now we divide both sides by