# How do you solve for x in #4x + 2 = 22#?

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Apr 5, 2018

Here's how I did it:

#### Explanation:

Since this is an equation, that means that anything on the left side of the equation must equal the right side. So anything that we do with one side has to be done on the other side too.

Hence, we can subtract

Finally, we divide both sides by

Apr 5, 2018

5

#### Explanation: