# How do you solve 5.4t - 2 = 14?

Jul 10, 2015

$t = \frac{16}{5.4} = \frac{80}{27} = 2. \dot{9} 6 \dot{2}$

#### Explanation:

First add $2$ to both sides of the equation to get:

$5.4 t = 16$

Then divide both sides by $5.4$ to get:

$t = \frac{16}{5.4} = \frac{80}{27} = 2. \dot{9} 6 \dot{2}$