6p+2=9p-1

Subtract 9p from both sides of the equation.

6p+2-9p=-1

Subtract 9p from 6p.

-3p+2=-1

-3p+2=-1

Subtract 2 from both sides of the equation.

-3p=-1-2

Subtract 2 from -1.

-3p=-3

-3p=-3

Divide each term in -3p=-3 by -3.

-3p-3=-3-3

Cancel the common factor of -3.

Cancel the common factor.

-3p-3=-3-3

Divide p by 1.

p=-3-3

p=-3-3

Divide -3 by -3.

p=1

p=1

Solve for p 6p+2=9p-1