# SOLUTION: Solve the equation by first clearing the decimals 2.3x+9.2=23

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 Question 224628: Solve the equation by first clearing the decimals 2.3x+9.2=23Found 2 solutions by drj, mestrydilip:Answer by drj(1380)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Solve the equation by first clearing the decimals 2.3x+9.2=23 Step 1. To clear the decimals multiply by 10 to both sides of the equation. Step 2. Subtract 92 from both sides of the equation Step 3. Divide by 23 to both sides of the equation I hope the above steps and explanation were helpful. For FREE Step-By-Step videos in Introduction to Algebra, please visit http://www.FreedomUniversity.TV/courses/IntroAlgebra and for Trigonometry visit http://www.FreedomUniversity.TV/courses/Trigonometry. And good luck in your studies! Respectfully, Dr J http://www.FreedomUniversity.TV Answer by mestrydilip(12)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!2.3x+9.2=23 10(2.3x+9.2)=10*23 Multiply both sides of the equation by 10 23x+92=230 23x+92-92=230-92 Subtract 92 from both sides 23x=138 23x/23=138/23 Divide by 23 both sides x=6 is the solution