I need to show my work an equation. I know the correct answer is n=2. Here it is 19+7n=-2n+37

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- Jun 3rd 2012, 05:13 PMloganbasic algebra help
I need to show my work an equation. I know the correct answer is n=2. Here it is 19+7n=-2n+37

Thanks for your help - Jun 3rd 2012, 05:29 PMpickslidesRe: basic algebra help
$\displaystyle 19+7n=-2n+37$

Add 2n to both sides, you get

$\displaystyle 19+9n=37$

Take 19 from both sides, you get

$\displaystyle 9n=18$

Now divide both sides by 9...