# Chapter 1 - Foundations for Algebra - Chapter Review - 1-8 An Introduction to Equations - Page 72: 87

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#### Work Step by Step

Substitute the given value and simplify the equation to determine whether the given value is a solution to the equation. $17\overset?=37+4(-5)\longrightarrow$ multiply $17\overset?=37-20\longrightarrow$ subtract $17=17\checkmark$

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