# How do you solve #2x - 4 = -4#?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 13, 2015

Look at the method. It will help you solve other problems.

#### Explanation:

Given:

The objective is to get

Isolate the x-terms

Add 4 to both sides

The purpose of the brackets is to show what part of the previous equation is going to be changed. They serve no other purpose!

Divide both sides by 2