# Math Help - Answer Check

Is this right answer seems too simple:

(9-6p)÷3+4

3-2p+4

= 7-6p

2. Originally Posted by squidge
Is this right answer seems too simple:

(9-6p)÷3+4

3-2p+4

= 7-6p

you have an error in the second step:

3-2p+4 equals 7-2p and not 7-6p

3. Originally Posted by squidge
Is this right answer seems too simple:

(9-6p)÷3+4

3-2p+4 Mr F says: This line is correct.

= 7-6p Mr F says: This line is INcorrect.

3 - 2p + 4 = 3 + 4 - 2p = 7 - 2p. And that's it. Done.

4. Originally Posted by squidge
Is this right answer seems too simple:

(9-6p)÷3+4

3-2p+4

= 7-6p

If your goal is just to simplify it, then I got 7 - 2p (you reverted back to 6p).