x4+7=3

Subtract 7 from both sides of the equation.

x4=3-7

Subtract 7 from 3.

x4=-4

x4=-4

Multiply both sides of the equation by 4.

4⋅x4=4⋅-4

Cancel the common factor of 4.

Cancel the common factor.

4⋅x4=4⋅-4

Rewrite the expression.

x=4⋅-4

x=4⋅-4

Multiply 4 by -4.

x=-16

x=-16

Solve for x x/4+7=3