Mathematics

Question

PLEASE HELP! Solve for n. −56n=40
What is the answer?

a. −56
b. −48
c. 48
d. 56

2 Answer

  • its (-48) did the test and it is this
  • Answer:

    Option b is correct

    Value of n is -48

    Step-by-step explanation:

    Given the equation: [tex]-\frac{5}{6}n = 40[/tex]

    We have to solve for n;

    by Cross multiply in equation [1] we have;

    [tex]-5n = 6 \times 40[/tex]

    Simplify:

    [tex]-5n = 240[/tex]

    Divide both sides by -5 we have;

    [tex]n = -48[/tex]

    Therefore, the value of n is, -48


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