# Please solve this simple equation

• Dec 12th 2010, 06:03 PM
Kick
Please solve this simple equation
Please solve and show each step you did to solve

x+0.08x=37.80
• Dec 12th 2010, 06:10 PM
Prove It
$\displaystyle x + 0.08x = 37.80$

$\displaystyle (1 + 0.08)x = 37.80$

$\displaystyle 1.08x = 37.80$.

The next step should be obvious.