6=z+238

Rewrite the equation as z+238=6.

z+238=6

Subtract 238 from both sides of the equation.

z=6-238

To write 6 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 88.

z=6⋅88-238

Combine 6 and 88.

z=6⋅88-238

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

z=6⋅8-238

Simplify the numerator.

Multiply 6 by 8.

z=48-238

Subtract 23 from 48.

z=258

z=258

z=258

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

z=258

Decimal Form:

z=3.125

Mixed Number Form:

z=318

Solve for z 6=z+23/8