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Check my algebra

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Did I solve this correctly? Thanks.
Solve for a.  s=15  f=12  t=6

f=s+at

f=s+at
f-s=s+at-s
f-s=at
(f-s)/t=a/t
(f-s)/t=a

(12-15)/6=a
-3/6=a
-1/3=a

The books answer is a=-0.5
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