Solve for c -5/c=75

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-5c=75
Move the negative in front of the fraction.
-5c=75
Solve for c.
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Multiply each term by c and simplify.
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Multiply each term in -5c=75 by c.
-5c⋅c=75⋅c
Cancel the common factor of c.
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Move the leading negative in -5c into the numerator.
-5c⋅c=75⋅c
Cancel the common factor.
-5c⋅c=75⋅c
Rewrite the expression.
-5=75⋅c
-5=75c
-5=75c
Rewrite the equation as 75c=-5.
75c=-5
Divide each term by 75 and simplify.
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Divide each term in 75c=-5 by 75.
75c75=-575
Cancel the common factor of 75.
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Cancel the common factor.
75c75=-575
Divide c by 1.
c=-575
c=-575
Simplify -575.
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Cancel the common factor of -5 and 75.
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Factor 5 out of -5.
c=5(-1)75
Cancel the common factors.
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Factor 5 out of 75.
c=5⋅-15⋅15
Cancel the common factor.
c=5⋅-15⋅15
Rewrite the expression.
c=-115
c=-115
c=-115
Move the negative in front of the fraction.
c=-115
c=-115
c=-115
c=-115
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
c=-115
Decimal Form:
c=-0.06‾
Solve for c -5/c=75

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