Solve for a 4a+3=40

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4a+3=40
Move all terms not containing a to the right side of the equation.
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Subtract 3 from both sides of the equation.
4a=40-3
Subtract 3 from 40.
4a=37
4a=37
Divide each term by 4 and simplify.
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Divide each term in 4a=37 by 4.
4a4=374
Cancel the common factor of 4.
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Cancel the common factor.
4a4=374
Divide a by 1.
a=374
a=374
a=374
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
a=374
Decimal Form:
a=9.25
Mixed Number Form:
a=914
Solve for a 4a+3=40

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