**Solve for x 2x=9**

## Answer

**x = 9/2**

## Solution

2x=9

**Divide each term in 2x =9 by 2**

2x/2 = 9/2

**Simplify the left hand side by cancelling the common factor of 2**

**x = 9/2**

**The result can be shown in multiple forms.**

**Exact form:** x = 9/2

**Decimal form:** x = 4.5

**Mixed number form:** x = 4 ½