k6+8=5

Subtract 8 from both sides of the equation.

k6=5-8

Subtract 8 from 5.

k6=-3

k6=-3

Multiply both sides of the equation by 6.

6⋅k6=6⋅-3

Cancel the common factor of 6.

Cancel the common factor.

6⋅k6=6⋅-3

Rewrite the expression.

k=6⋅-3

k=6⋅-3

Multiply 6 by -3.

k=-18

k=-18

Solve for k k/6+8=5