# How do you solve -7-6v-2=15?

Dec 7, 2016

$v = - 4$

#### Explanation:

$- 7 - 6 v - 2 = 15$
$- 6 v = 15 + 7 + 2$
-7 and -2 to the right = 15+7+2
multiply both sides by -1
$6 v = - 15 - 7 - 2$
$6 v = - 24$
$v = - 4$
$- 7 - 6 \left(- 4\right) - 2 = 15$
$- 7 + 24 - 2 = 15$
$- 9 + 24 = 15$