#### Answer

n = 2

#### Work Step by Step

-5(n - 2) = 8 - 4n
Apply distributive property:
-5(n) - 5(-2) = 8 - 4n
-5n + 10 = 8 - 4n
Add 5n to both sides:
10 = 8 + n
Subtract 8 from both sides:
2 = n
Check:
-5(2 - 2) = 8 - 4(2)
-5(0) = 8 - 8
0 = 0

Published by
Pearson

ISBN 10:
0321726391

ISBN 13:
978-0-32172-639-1

n = 2

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