# -2x + 11 = 41 - Algebra - Solve Equation

by Stan
(Davenport)

Solve the equation. Enter the answer as an equation that shows the value of the variable (like s = 2/3, or w = 4). If necessary, submit your answer as an improper fraction.-2x + 11 = 41

### Comments for -2x + 11 = 41 - Algebra - Solve Equation

 Sep 22, 2011 Solve Equation by: Staff The question: by Stan (Davenport) Solve the equation. Enter the answer as an equation that shows the value of the variable (like s = 2/3, or w = 4). If necessary, submit your answer as an improper fraction.-2x + 11 = 41 The answer: -2x + 11 = 41 Subtract 11 from each side of the equation -2x + 11 - 11 = 41 - 11 -2x + 0 = 41 - 11 -2x = 30 Divide each side of the equation by -2 -2x/(-2) = 30/(-2) x * (-2)/(-2) = 30/(-2) x * 1 = 30/(-2) x = 30/(-2) x = -15 the final answer to your question is: substitute -15 for x (-2) * (-15) + 11 = 41 Thanks for writing. Staff www.solving-math-problems.com

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