# How do you solve 5c + 4 = −26?

Aug 11, 2016

$c = - 6$

#### Explanation:

$5 c + 4 = - 26$
or
$5 c = - 26 - 4$
or
$5 c = - 30$
or
$c = - \frac{30}{5}$
or
$c = - 6$