# How do you solve #3p - 4= - 10+ 4p#?

##### 1 Answer

You need to simplify by isolating the variable.

#### Explanation:

#3p - 4 = - 10 + 4p#

Get the terms with

#3p -4p = - 10 + 4#

then combine like terms

#- p = - 6#

Divide both sides by

#p = (- 6)/(- 1)#

and lastly, reduce to lowest terms

#p = 6#

The final answer is positive