What is the first step in solving the problem, 3x-8/12=9?
A) Add 8 to both sides.
B) Multiply by 12 on both sides.
C) Divide by 3 on both sides.
D) Subtract 9 on both sides.

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1. Natalie, this is fundamental material. I suggest a tutor for you. Distance schooling is not going to work for you until you learn fundamentals.

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2. can you just give me the answer please

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posted by natalie
3. No, I wont. You have been getting answers for a long time now, and that is why you have no idea what you are doing. Please discuss this with your parents.

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4. argh whatever

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posted by natalie
5. That would be :
C) Divide by 3 on both sides.

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posted by Haley
6. 6(-8)/-12 -1

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