# How do I solve an equation with a variable in the numerator?

by AVReidy
Tags: equation, numerator, solve, variable
 Admin P: 23,395 Multiplying by denominator should work. You can do anything that doesn't change the equality - that means adding, subtracting, multiplying or dividing both sides of the equation by the same thing. Or you could write the fraction as $\frac {5x}{2} + \frac {10}{2}$.