# How do you solve #-8-x=x-4x?

Aug 5, 2017

Combine the values for x and solve

#### Explanation:

$- 8 - x + x = x - 4 x + x$ Combining x values gives

$- 8 = - 2 x$ divide both sides by -2

$- \frac{8}{-} 2 = \frac{- 2 x}{-} 2$ equals

$4 = x$