# How do you solve n/99=-1?

Nov 3, 2016

$n = - 99$

#### Explanation:

Multiple each side by 99 to keep the equation balanced and isolate $n$ and then do the arithmetic:

$99 \frac{n}{99} = - 1 \cdot 99$

$1 \cdot n = - 99$

$n = - 99$