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nicole06 Group Title

4y-16+8y=-4 4y-8y ? =-4y -4y-16=-4 ????

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    whats the next step o: ?

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    ok so you have \[4y-16+8y=-4\] correct?

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    yeah

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    First things first....add the y's on the left hand side of the equal sign \[(4y+8y)-16=-4\] I'm putting parenthesis to point out that I want you to add the y's first and leave the rest alone for now.

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    what would you get?

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    12y - 16 = -4

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    awesome! now how do we get the -16 to the right hand side? make a guess :)

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    by subtracting 16 to the other side?

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    almost :) you would add 16 take a look... 12y (- 16 +16)= -4+16 so (-16+16) is zero correct?

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    then you are left with 12y=-4+16

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    I GET IT THAANKSS :))!!

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    no prob...so what's the answer?

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    1

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    Perfect!

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    thanks !

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    yw

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