8.2x-3.4=x+4.8

Subtract x from both sides of the equation.

8.2x-3.4-x=4.8

Subtract x from 8.2x.

7.2x-3.4=4.8

7.2x-3.4=4.8

Add 3.4 to both sides of the equation.

7.2x=4.8+3.4

Add 4.8 and 3.4.

7.2x=8.2

7.2x=8.2

Divide each term in 7.2x=8.2 by 7.2.

7.2×7.2=8.27.2

Cancel the common factor of 7.2.

x=8.27.2

Divide 8.2 by 7.2.

x=1.138‾

x=1.138‾

Solve for x 8.2x-3.4=x+4.8