# How do you solve \frac { x } { 12} - 9= - 10?

Nov 22, 2016

The answer is $- 12$.

#### Explanation:

Solve $\frac{x}{12} - 9 = - 10$

Add $9$ to both sides.

$\frac{x}{12} = - 10 + 9$

$\frac{x}{12} = - 1$

Multiply both sides by $12$.

$x = - 1 \times 12$

$x = - 12$