# basic algebra help

• June 3rd 2012, 06:13 PM
logan
basic 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

• June 3rd 2012, 06:29 PM
pickslides
Re: basic algebra help
$19+7n=-2n+37$

Add 2n to both sides, you get

$19+9n=37$

Take 19 from both sides, you get

$9n=18$

Now divide both sides by 9...