How do you solve 8+q=-11?

Nov 7, 2016

$q = - 19$

Explanation:

$8 + q = - 11$

Subtract 8 from both sides.

$q = - 11 - 8$

$q = - \left(11 + 8\right)$

$q = - \left(19\right)$

$q = - 19$