# How do you solve the equation #n times 500=5000#?

##### 2 Answers

Oct 22, 2016

#### Explanation:

We have the equation.

#nxx500=5000rArr500n=5000# To solve for n, divide both sides by 500.

#(cancel(500) n)/cancel(500)=5000/500#

#rArrn=10" is the solution"#

Oct 22, 2016

n=10

#### Explanation:

Move the 500 to the other side of the = and change it to divide

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Divide both sides by 500

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