# How do you solve 6+ 2r = 4r + 16?

Apr 17, 2018

$r = - 5$

#### Explanation:

Bring the like terms of $r$ to one side.

$6 + - 2 r = 16$

Subtract $6$ from both sides.

$- 2 r = 10$

Divide both sides by $- 2$

$r = - 5$