-3(n + 6) + 10 = -8

To solve this equation for *n* , first let's subtract 10 from both sides.

-3(n + 6) = - 8 - 10

-3(n + 6) = -18

Next, divide both sides of the equation by -3 .

n + 6 = -18 / -3

n + 6 = 6

Next, subtract 6 from both sides of the equation.

n = 6 - 6

n = 0