# How do you solve 5p^2 - 25 = 4p^2 + 24?

First bring the $p$'s to one side, and the numbers to the other
Substract $4 {p}^{2}$ on both sides and add $25$
$\to {p}^{2} = 49 \to p = + 7 \mathmr{and} p = - 7$