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

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ISBN 10: 0-32184-874-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-32184-874-1

Chapter 2 - Equations, Inequalities, and Problem Solving - Mid-Chapter Review - Mixed Review: 12

Answer

$n=0$

Work Step by Step

Using the properties of equality, the solution to the given equation, $ 8n-(3n-5)=5-n $, is \begin{array}{l} 8n-3n+5=5-n \\\\ 8n-3n+n=5-5 \\\\ 6n=0 \\\\ n=0 .\end{array}
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