# How do you solve -7+ 5u = 6u?

Mar 29, 2018

$u = - 7$

#### Explanation:

As we have on both sides terms with $u$, put the terms with $u$ on one side and solve it. Then we can easily find out the value of $u$..

The given statement is:

$- 7 + 5 u = 6 u$

Solution:

$- 7 = 6 u - 5 u$

$- 7 = u$

or

$u = - 7$