## Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

$t=-32$
Multiplying both sides by $-4$, then the solution to the given equation, $\dfrac{-t}{4}=8$, is \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} -4\cdot\dfrac{-t}{4}=8\cdot(-4) \\\\ \dfrac{4t}{4}=-32 \\\\ t=-32 .\end{array}