Move all terms not containing p to the right side of the equation.
Subtract 6 from both sides of the equation.
Subtract 6 from -2.
Divide each term by -3 and simplify.
Divide each term in -3p=-8 by -3.
Cancel the common factor of -3.
Cancel the common factor.
Divide p by 1.
Dividing two negative values results in a positive value.
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Mixed Number Form:
Solve for p -3p+6=-2