# How do you solve 14p-8 = 22 +20p?

Apr 9, 2018

$p = - 5$

Here's how I did it:

#### Explanation:

$14 p - 8 = 22 + 20 p$

First, subtract both sides by $20 p$:
$- 6 p - 8 = 22$

Add $8$ to both sides of the equation:
$- 6 p = 30$

Divide both sides by $- 6$:
$p = - 5$

Hope this helps!