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anonymous
 3 years ago
solve and check
5(y+6) = 5(y3)
anonymous
 3 years ago
solve and check 5(y+6) = 5(y3)

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.05(y+6=5(y3) 5y+30=5y3 5y+30+3=5y3+3 5y+33=5y 5y+335y=5y5y y=33

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.05(y+6)=5(y3) 5y+30=5y15 +15 +15 5y+45=5y 5y 5y 45=y

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry , she's right I made a mistake somewhere.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0No problem once you get "y" you can plug it back in to see if you got the right answer they should equal each other.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I was wrong. The y's cancel out, so that means that 45=0 which is FALSE so the answer is, NO SOLUTION.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@BurrDaBoss 's mistake comes from not distributing correctly.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.05(y+6)=5(y3) 5y+30=5y15 add 15 to both sides 5y+45=5y subtract 5y from both sides 45 = 0 impossible no solution @kelsey1 was right
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