# How do you solve #8x = 4( 6x + 20)#?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 6, 2017

#### Explanation:

**1. Distribute the 4** to everything inside the parentheses.

**2. Subtract 24x from both sides** to get the variable on one side only.

**3. Divide both sides by -16** to isolate x.

That's your answer!