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

$\color{blue}{p=\dfrac{w}{q+1}}$
Factor out $p$ on the left side of the equation: $p(q+1)=w$ Divide $q+1$ to both sides of the equation to obtain: $\dfrac{p(q+1)}{q+1}=\dfrac{w}{q+1} \\\color{blue}{p=\dfrac{w}{q+1}}$