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AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Please help. 3(y2)/5 = 1 3y
AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Please help. 3(y2)/5 = 1 3y

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WhiteRabbit
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0first distribute the 3 into (y2) to get rid of the parenthesis what do you get?

WhiteRabbit
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok so now since 3y6 divided by 5 doesn't come out evenly you can multiply both sides by 5 instead, now what do you have?

AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.03y  6 = 1  3y * 5

WhiteRabbit
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0.....ok um let's focus on the right side, to get rid of /5 from the left you have to multiply everything on the right by 5, what do you get?

AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1348613046585:dw

AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh lol 15. wasn't if i multiply something w. a variable next to it.

WhiteRabbit
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0lol yeah you do.... so do you get how to do the rest of it?

AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1348613219021:dw

WhiteRabbit
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now divide both sides by 18

AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0my study guide says the answer should be 11/18. not sure how tho.

AlainBarreto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1348613356571:dw

jonwilhelmjr
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2With equations like this you have to follow your order of operations. First parentheses, 3(y2)/5=13y therefore your have (3y6)/5=13y. Next you have Division, multiply both sides by 5 to cancel out the 5 on the left 5((3y6)/5)=(13y)5 this gives you 3y6=515y. Now we are ready for the last step of the order of operations before we start over, Add/Subbtract from both sides and it will look like this, 18y=11. we now have to start back from the top to get y by its self devide both sides by 18 to cancel, final answer y=11/18
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