# How do you solve x-:9=8?

Mar 13, 2017

72/9=8

#### Explanation:

First, multiply 9 by both sides of the equation, isolating the variable.

$\frac{x}{9} \cdot 9 = 8 \cdot 9$

Then, you can solve and say that 8*9=72.

$x = 72$