# How do you solve and check your solution given n-3/8=1/6?

Jun 4, 2018

$n = \frac{13}{24}$

#### Explanation:

$n - \frac{3}{8} = \frac{1}{6}$

multiply both sides by$24$

$\therefore 24 n - 9 = 4$

$\therefore 24 n = 4 + 9$

$\therefore 24 n = 13$

$\therefore n = \frac{13}{24}$