-7-7p=3p+23

Subtract 3p from both sides of the equation.

-7-7p-3p=23

Subtract 3p from -7p.

-7-10p=23

-7-10p=23

Add 7 to both sides of the equation.

-10p=23+7

Add 23 and 7.

-10p=30

-10p=30

Divide each term in -10p=30 by -10.

-10p-10=30-10

Cancel the common factor of -10.

Cancel the common factor.

-10p-10=30-10

Divide p by 1.

p=30-10

p=30-10

Divide 30 by -10.

p=-3

p=-3

Solve for p -7-7p=3p+23