# How do you solve 3.65 + e =-1.4?

Nov 17, 2016

$e = - 5.05$

#### Explanation:

Subtract 3.65 from each side of the equation to isolate $e$ and keep the equation balanced:

$3.65 - 3.65 + e = - 1.4 - 3.65$

$0 + e = - 5.05$

$e = - 5.05$