 # 2h+8=5h+2

## Enter Equation or Inequality

Solve the following equation
2h+8=5h+2

Solve for h
2h + 8 = 5h + 2

## Group variables

Group our variables 2h and 5h
subtract 5h from both sides
2h + 8 - 5h = 5h + 2 - 5h

-3h + 8 = 2

## Group constants

Group our constants 8 and 2.
subtract 8 from both sides
-3h + 8 - 8 = 2 - 8

-3h = -6

## Divide each side of the equation by -3

 -3h -3
 =
 -6 -3

h = 2

h = 2

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