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

$n=0$
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}