# How do you solve the equation #-5t-2.2=-2.9#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 7, 2018

Here's how I did it:

#### Explanation:

We know that in an equation, both sides equal each other, so anything done on one side must also be done on the other.

The first thing we should do is **add #2.2# to both sides of the equation**:

Now we **divide both sides by #-5#** :

Hope this helps!