# How do you solve K + 89.2= -47.62?

Nov 14, 2016

The solution is $k = - 136.82$.

#### Explanation:

Use inverse operations to solve for $k$.

$k + 89.2 = - 47.62$
$k + 89.2 - 89.2 = - 47.62 - 89.2$
$k = - 136.82$