Mathematics
Solve each algebra equation

### Question Description

I’m studying for my Algebra class and need an explanation.

0.3 (p - 2) = 5 - 0.6p

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## Final Answer

Given

0.3 ( p-2) = 5 - 0.6p

0.3p - 0.6 = 5 - 0.6 p             simplify brackets

0.3 p + 0.6 p = 5 + 0.6          take p term to one side and constant terms to other side

0.9 p = 5.6

p = 5.6/ 0.9

p = 6.2222

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