How do you solve 3- 6p = - 7( 2p - 5)?

Mar 4, 2018

The value of $p$ is $4$.

Explanation:

$3 - 6 p = - 7 \left(2 p - 5\right)$
$3 - 6 p = - 14 p + 35$
$- 6 p + 14 p = 35 - 3$
$8 p = 32$
$p = \frac{32}{8} = 4$