# How do you solve 4x - 6 = 34?

Mar 11, 2017

$x = 10$

#### Explanation:

Add $6$ to both sides of the equation

$4 x - 6 = 34 \to 4 x - 6 + 6 = 34 + 6$

That is the same as
$4 x = 40$

Now we can divide both sides by $4$

$x = 10$