Posted by Aleksander from Guam on .
please show/explain what I have to do to work the below problem:
p/3 x 24 = 16
p=___________
thank you

MATHAlgebra 
drwls,
(p/3) x 24 = 16
Multiply out the two terms on the left side
8p = 16
p = 2
Check: Does 2/3 of 24 = 16
Yes!