# How do you solve for x in (2+a)x-b=0?

May 9, 2018

$x = \frac{b}{2 + a}$

#### Explanation:

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$\left(2 + a\right) x - b = 0$

$\left(2 + a\right) x = b$

$x = \frac{b}{2 + a}$