pre-Algebra

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

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

posted by Damon
2. divide both sides by 5 to get x by itself

posted by Kendra
3. divide both sides by 5
5x/5= -20/5
x = -4

posted by crystal

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