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# How to distribute B2 =a(a+b2 x-ax) for x variable?

i need the procedure for distributing for the x variable now please

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- BattleaxeLv 71 decade agoFavorite Answer
I assume you mean b^2 = a(a + b^2x - ax)

distribute by multiplying each term within the brackets by a:

b^2 = a^2 + ab^2x - a^2x

now factor out the x:

b^2 = a^2 + x(ab^2 - a)

subtract a^2 from both sides:

b^2 - a^2 = x(ab^2 - a)

divide both sides by (ab^2 - a):

(b^2 - a^2)/(ab^2 - a) = x

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