How do you solve #3p - 1 = 5(p -1) - 2(7- 2p)#?
By arranging the equation
after getting rid of parantheses.
Now collect p terms on the right-hand side and numbers on the other:
The answer is
We can distribute the parenthesis on the right to get
We can combine our like terms on the right to get
Next, let's add
Next, do get our variables on one side, let's subtract
Lastly, we can divide both sides by
Hope this helps!