# Math Help - i need help solving for x

1. ## i need help solving for x

16^2x/8^x+2=32^x-4

20-6= 5x-5x...and the x's are cancelling out..

2. Originally Posted by nithu
16^2x/8^x+2=32^x-4

20-6= 5x-5x...and the x's are cancelling out..
you need to type more clearly, i am not sure what you are asking. please use parentheses and the proper conventions

is this what you mean? $\frac {16^{2x}}{8^x + 2} = 32^x - 4$

3. yes..thats how the question looks like...