# How do you solve (x - 6)/ 2 = 3?

Feb 14, 2016

$x = 12$

#### Explanation:

$\frac{x - 6}{2} = 3$

$\left(x - 6\right) = 3 \times 2$

$\left(x - 6\right) = 6$

$x = 6 + 6$

$x = 12$