# Math Help - Please solve this equation

1. ## 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.
http://upload.tehran98.com/img1/ilio...60ydvwuehd.jpg

But I do not know how to solve it?
Can you help me?!
sorry for bad english speaking.

2. ## 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
$a=11$