math
posted by andy on .
a number multiplied by 8, subtracted from the sum of 6 and 5 times the number
plz help

number = n
multiplied by 8 = 8n
5 times the number is 5n
sum of 6 and 5n = 6+5n
now subtract 8n to get
6 + 5n  (8n) = 6+13n