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gianarpt

  • 3 years ago

r over -5 - 3 = 14

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  1. mitchelsewbaran
    • 3 years ago
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    -112

  2. gianarpt
    • 3 years ago
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    how

  3. mitchelsewbaran
    • 3 years ago
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    \[r/ (-5-3) =14\]?

  4. mitchelsewbaran
    • 3 years ago
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    is that what u meant?

  5. mitchelsewbaran
    • 3 years ago
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    well any ways -5-3 or -5+-3= -8 so r/-8= 14 cross multiply -8* 14 and you should get r.

  6. gianarpt
    • 3 years ago
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    no i meant, r over -5 is a fraction. then it says -3 = 14

  7. InYourHead
    • 3 years ago
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    \[\frac{ r }{ -5} - 3 = 14\] \[\frac{ r }{ -5 } = \frac{ 17 }{1 }\] Cross multiply 17 and -5. \[17 \times -5 = -85\] Divide -85 by 1. \[-85\div1=-85\] r = -85

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