# math question

How do i solve this?

If it helps i think its B. from how i did it but i don't think i worked it out right

X/4 + 1= -6

A.2
B.-4
C.-22
D.-28

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1. X/4 + 1= -6
x/4 = -7
x = -28

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2. Begin by subtracting 1 from each side.

x/4 = -7

then multiply both sides by 4 to get

x = -28

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posted by Joe

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