# How do you solve 59 = 7r + 10?

Mar 4, 2016

59=7r+10

59-10=7r

49=7r

7 7
7 = r

#### Explanation:

1. Move the 10 over to the other side and change its sign (from + to -)
2. Simplify the one side (59-10)
3. Divide both sides by 7 to get r by itself