How do you solve (4N+5)/7= -1?

Feb 6, 2016

$\frac{4 N + 5}{7} = - 1$

Multiply both sides of the equation by 7:

$4 N + 5 = - 7$

Subtract 5 to both sides of the equation:

$4 N = - 12$

Divide by 4 to both sides of the equation:

$N = - 3$