# Math Help - equation solving

1. ## equation solving

need to solve 336÷g=96. I know the answer is 3.5 but do not know how to get it. Can anyone show the work for this equation?

2. Originally Posted by steevcucci
need to solve 336÷g=96. I know the answer is 3.5 but do not know how to get it. Can anyone show the work for this equation?
$336 \div g =96$

we can write this as its associated multiplication problem

$g \cdot 96=336$ now to solve this we divide both sides by 96

$g=336 \div 96 \iff g=3.5$