# How do you solve for x in ax+h=k-bx?

Feb 17, 2016

The expression for $x$ is:
color(blue)(x =(k-h)/ (a+b)

#### Explanation:

color(blue)(ax)+h=k-color(blue)(bx

$\textcolor{b l u e}{a x + b x} = k - h$

$x \left(a + b\right) = k - h$

$x = \frac{k - h}{a + b}$