# How do you solve  -5 = 5 ( 3 2d )?

Jan 30, 2016

$d = - \frac{1}{32}$

#### Explanation:

divide both sides of the equation by 5

$- \frac{\cancel{5}}{\cancel{5}} = \frac{\cancel{5} \left(32 d\right)}{\cancel{5}}$

reverse equation : 32d = -1

divide both sides by 32  → d = -1/32