Posted by **Tanner** on Monday, February 11, 2013 at 7:18pm.

How would I solve equations with variables on both sides? Please help!

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, February 11, 2013 at 7:22pm
Please give us an example and we'll try to explain it to you.

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**JJ**, Monday, February 11, 2013 at 7:23pm
Your first step is to use the Addition Property to get the variables on the same side of the equation..

If you mean something like

4x + 5 = 6x

Add -4x to both sides:

5 = 2x

then solve for x.

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