# SOLUTION: Good morning, Please help me with this problem. If y = -38 and y = 24 + 8x, what is the value of x? Thank you.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear Algebra Question 7034: Good morning, Please help me with this problem. If y = -38 and y = 24 + 8x, what is the value of x? Thank you.Found 2 solutions by longjonsilver, jawaidak:Answer by longjonsilver(2297)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!y = 24 + 8x -38 = 24 + 8x --> subtract 24 from both sides -62 = 8x --> divide both sides by 8 x = -62/8 x = -31/4 or -7.75 jon. Answer by jawaidak(3)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!If y = -38 and y = 24 + 8x, what is the value of x? y=24+8x -38=24+8x 24+8x=-38 8x=-38-24 8x=-62 x=-62/8 x=-31/4