# How do you solve #6r+7=13+7r#?

##### 2 Answers

Isolate

#### Explanation:

In order to do this, let's subtract 7 from each side:

Next, let's subtract

Finally, let's divide each side by -1 to get our answer:

#### Explanation:

Collect the constants on one side of the = and the variables (terms with r ) on the other side. Then manipulate so that you only have a single r on its own on one side and everything else on the other.

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Subtract

Subtract

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The short cut approach for add or subtract is: Move something to the other side of the = and change its sign.