# How do you solve for x in ax+b=cx-d?

Feb 27, 2016

$x = \frac{b + d}{c - a}$

#### Explanation:

$\textcolor{b l u e}{a x} + b = \textcolor{b l u e}{c x} - d$

b +d = color(blue)(cx-ax

$b + d = x \textcolor{b l u e}{\left(c - a\right)}$

$x = \frac{b + d}{c - a}$