# How do you solve p/3 - 7 = -2?

Jun 28, 2015

 color(green)(p = 15

#### Explanation:

$\frac{p}{3} - 7 = - 2$

$\frac{p - 21}{3} = - 2$
$p - 21 = - 6$

 color(green)(p = 15