Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 2 - Solving Equations - Mid-Chapter Quiz - Page 117: 5



Work Step by Step

We start with the given equation: $9-3r=14$ First, we subtract $9$ from both sides of the equation: $9-9-3r=14-9$ We combine like terms on both sides of the equation: $-3r=5$ Finally, we divide both sides of the equation by $-3$: $r=\frac{5}{-3}=-\frac{5}{3}$
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