# How do you solve for x in #w-xz=xy#?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 20, 2016

#### Explanation:

Get both of the

#w=xy+xz#

Factor a common

#w=x(y+z)#

Divide both sides by

#w/(y+z)=x#

If you like, you can switch the order of the sides.

#x=w/(y+z)#