algebra 1
posted by robbie .
Determine which real number corresponds to the situation.
The record low temperture for a date is 25.6 degrees below zero.
The corresponding number for this sentence is.

25.6 units unknown.

5.5x=55.0 using the mutiplication principle.
Oh by the way thanks Bob and Sue, you don't know how much you have helped me. 
You're welcome, Robbie. We're glad to help.

how do you find the answer to 5.5x = 55.0

Divide:
55.0 / 5.5 = x 
multiply 2.7(26)=

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