# algebra

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how do i work this problem step by step 12.5=.8x

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12.5=8x can be easier read s 8x=12.5

To solve the equation, simply divide 12.5 by the eight:

x = 12.5/8

x = 1.56 (To two decimal places)

All the question is asking of you is: "8 multiplied by what will give you 12.5?"

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