# pre-Algebra

posted by Emily

Sorry, struggling through pre-Algebra .. :-( .. How do i figure out 5x = -20 ?

1. Damon

divide both sides by 5
5x/5 = x
-20/5 = -4
so
x = -4

2. Kendra

divide both sides by 5 to get x by itself

3. crystal

divide both sides by 5
5x/5= -20/5
x = -4

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