Since is on the right side of the equation, switch the sides so it is on the left side of the equation.

Add and .

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply.

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Subtract from both sides of the equation.

Combine the opposite terms in .

Subtract from .

Add and .

Since , there are no solutions.

No solution

Solve for p 2(3p+5)=p+8+5p