Posted by B.B. on .
Solve using the multiplication principle. Don't forget to check.
x/2=8.
Here is how I did the problem but I think it's wrong.
(2/x)x/2=8(2/x)
x= 16.
Could you please help? Thanks.

Algebra 
bobpursley,
yes, it is wrong.
multipy both sides by 2
2(x/2))=2(8) 
Algebra 
B.B.,
Thanks.