2x+6=22

Subtract 6 from both sides of the equation.

2x=22-6

Subtract 6 from 22.

2x=16

2x=16

Divide each term in 2x=16 by 2.

2×2=162

Cancel the common factor of 2.

Cancel the common factor.

2×2=162

Divide x by 1.

x=162

x=162

Divide 16 by 2.

x=8

x=8

Solve for x 2x+6=22