troubleshooting Question

Delete record(s) using a variable with Android SQLite

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I can delete row(s) using known TEXT like 'Bill'
db.delete("mytable", "name = 'Bill'", null); ... this works

I want to delete row(s) from a table using a VARIABLE ... what is the syntax ?
The following 3 attempts do not work :
String FirstName = "Bill";
db.delete("mytable", "name = FirstName", null);
db.delete("mytable", "name = String.valueOf(FirstName)", null);
db.delete("mytable", "name=?", FirstName);

Is there a SIMPLE solution ?
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