Math equation

Question1
The difference of a number and 7 is -8

I put n-7=-8
Is that correct?

Question 2
Six less than the product of four and a number is -5
I put 6-4n= -5

asked by Kent
  1. I do not know for question 1. It could be + or -. My guess is that you are right.

    question 2 is
    4 n - 6 = -5

    posted by Damon
  2. Thanks

    posted by Kent
  3. For the second equation

    N= 23/4?

    posted by Kent
  4. 4 n = 6-5 = 1
    n = 1/4

    posted by Damon
  5. Thanks a lot

    posted by Kent
  6. No problem :)

    posted by Damon

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