# Please solve this equation

• February 25th 2013, 05:41 AM
Please solve this equation
Hi guys,
I have a problem in solving this equation.
I can not do this simple equation to solve.
The equation is given below.

But I do not know how to solve it?
Can you help me?!
sorry for bad english speaking.(Rofl)
• February 25th 2013, 07:36 AM
Kmath
Re: Please solve this equation
if $\frac{a-3}{4}=2$
multiply both sides by 4 to get
$4*\frac{a-3}{4}=4*2$
that is $a-3=8$
add 3 to both sides
$a-3+3=8+3$
finally
$a=11$