# How do you solve -1=t+(-19)?

Jun 3, 2017

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

Add $\textcolor{red}{19}$ to each side of the equation to solve for $t$ while keeping the equation balanced:

$- 1 + \textcolor{red}{19} = t + \left(- 19\right) + \textcolor{red}{19}$

$18 = t + 0$

$18 = t$

$t = 18$