# Solve the Following Equations. -4 = 5 (P - 2) - Mathematics

Sum

Solve the following equations.

-4 = 5 (p - 2)

#### Solution

-4 = 5 (p - 2)

Dividing both sides by 5

(-4)/5 = p - 2

(-4)/5  + 2 = p

(- 4 + 10)/5 = p

6/5 = p

Concept: Balancing an Equation
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#### APPEARS IN

NCERT Class 7 Maths
Chapter 4 Simple Equations
Exercise 4.3 | Q 3.2 | Page 89