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Which of the following is the solution to the equation 8(y + 3) = 2y ?
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Which of the following is the solution to the equation 8(y + 3) = 2y ?
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.Sam.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
There's number of ways to solve this
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you know that \[\large 2^3=8\] \[8^{y + 3} = 2^y\] \[2^{3(y + 3)} = 2^y\] 3(y+3)=y Solve
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\[\begin{array}{l} \text{Expand out terms of the left hand side:} \\ 3 y+9=y \\ \text{Add }(y9)\text{ to both sides:} \\ 2 y=9 \\ \text{Divide both sides by }2: \\ y=\frac{9}{2} \\\end{array}\]
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that snot the final answer tho right?
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