# Thread: Solving the equation for x?

1. ## Solving the equation for x?

Solve the following equation for x.

bx/d = ce/f

A. x = ce/bdf

B. x = ced/bf

C. x = bcde/f

D. x = bce/df

2. Originally Posted by MisterScary
Solve the following equation for x.

bx/d = ce/f

A. x = ce/bdf

B. x = ced/bf

C. x = bcde/f

D. x = bce/df
Start by multiplying both sides by d.

3. $\displaystyle \frac{bx}{d} = \frac{ce}{f}$

Remember: What you do to one side you must do to the other.

So what must you do to remove the d and b from the left hand side?