# How do you solve 5/2n = 98-n?

Apr 23, 2018

$n = 28$

#### Explanation:

$\frac{5}{2} n = 98 - n$

To solve for $n$, move all $n$ terms to one side and get $n$ by itself

$\frac{5}{2} n + n = 98$

$\frac{7}{2} n = 98$

$7 n = 196$

$n = 28$