# Math Help - Question

1. ## Question

Hi,

Can someone tell me the steps you take to derive the solution for the following equation?, i would really appreciate it;

1,720,976 (1+X) = 1,754,000

X=??

Many thanks......

2. Originally Posted by flynne8
Hi,

Can someone tell me the steps you take to derive the solution for the following equation?, i would really appreciate it;

1,720,976 (1+X) = 1,754,000

X=??

Many thanks......
$1720976(1 + x) = 1754000$

$1720976 + 1720976x = 1754000$

$1720976x = 1754000 - 1720976$

$1720976x = 33024$

$x = \frac{33024}{1720976}$

$x \approx 0.019189111$

(at least I'm assuming you want a decimal answer for this.)

-Dan