Mathematics

# The equation 6x=458.40 can be used to find the cost per day x, in dollars, of staying in a hotel. What is the value of x? x=?

### Answers

#### PrudenceViolette

4 years ago

$6x=458.40 \ \ |\hbox{divide both sides by 6} \\ x=76.40$

#### Glayds588

4 years ago

To find x, we need to have only one x on the LHS, so we can devide equation by 6
$6x=458.4$  / :6
$x=76.4$

Result is 76.4