8=16+8n

Rewrite the equation as 16+8n=8.

16+8n=8

Subtract 16 from both sides of the equation.

8n=8-16

Subtract 16 from 8.

8n=-8

8n=-8

Divide each term in 8n=-8 by 8.

8n8=-88

Cancel the common factor of 8.

Cancel the common factor.

8n8=-88

Divide n by 1.

n=-88

n=-88

Divide -8 by 8.

n=-1

n=-1

Solve for n 8=16+8n