Math - Check my answer?

Check my answer please:

-6q + 5.8 = 23.8
- 5.8 - 5.8
-6q/-6 = 18/-6
q = -3

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  1. Again, I am not crazy about your second line, since you are solving equations, I don't see one.

    I suggest this if you have to show your steps

    -6q + 5.8 = 23.8
    -6q + 5.8 - 5.8 = 23.8 - 5.8
    -6q = 18

    -6q-6 = 18/-6
    q = -3

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    posted by Reiny

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