Mathematics

# 6-b=5b+30 how do I solve this

4 years ago

6-b=5b+30
6= 6b+30
-24=6b
-4=b

#### KemberlyCanner

4 years ago

6-b=5b+30 step 1: subtract 6 to both sides of the equation. 6-b=5b+30 -6= -6 -b=5b+24 Step two: get b alone by dividing both sides of the equation by -1 then you get b=-5b-24 Step 3: add 5b to both sides to get 6b=-24 Step 4: divide both sides by 6 you get b= -4