# How do you solve x- 1/4 = -3/8?

Sep 30, 2015

I found $- \frac{1}{8}$
We can first isolate $x$ on one side:
$x = \frac{1}{4} - \frac{3}{8}$
$x = \frac{2 - 3}{8} = - \frac{1}{8}$