# How do you solve x/3 = -6?

Mar 25, 2018

$x = - 18$

#### Explanation:

First, multiply both sides by 3.
$\frac{x}{3} \times 3 = - 6 \times 3$
$\frac{x}{\cancel{3}} \times \cancel{3} = - 18$
$\therefore x = - 18$

That's it,
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