# How do you solve 1 - 4k + 2k = -3?

Jun 6, 2018

$k = 2$

#### Explanation:

$1 - 4 k + 2 k = - 3$

Simplify the like terms
$1 - 2 k = - 3$

Move $- 3$ to the left side of the equation and $- 2 k$ to the right side
$4 = 2 k$

Divide both sides by 2
$k = 2$