Solving an equation can be confusing - but never fear! We're here to help.
Let's say you have an equation like this:
First thing we should notice is this equation mostly just has numbers, but we do have a value in there. This just represents another number, and our task is to figure out what it is.
solvingthis equation means making it look like this:
where we can easily tell what number represents. It's like a magic trick, but we have the tools to make it happen 🥳.
We need to get by itself on the left side of the equals sign. To start, what could we put in the blank below to get rid of that 10?