# How do you solve #x – 14 = 20 #?

##### 4 Answers

#### Explanation:

You want

(If you can't do it in your head, you write

Solve for

#### Explanation:

add 14 to both sides to get X by its self

#### Explanation:

As with any given letter in algebra, we are trying to solve to find the value of the letter.

Given:

We want to find

The opposite to

We can always check this.

Given:

Plugging in the value of

#### Explanation:

We want to solve for

This would be adding

To check our answer, we can plug in