Thursday

November 27, 2014

November 27, 2014

Posted by **Madison** on Wednesday, November 14, 2007 at 10:43pm.

- algebra -
**Michael**, Wednesday, November 14, 2007 at 10:54pm2(y-6) = 3y + 12 - y

Start by combining the y's on the right side.

2(y-6) = 2y + 12

Now do the distributive property on 2(y-6) to get 2y-12. (Both the y and the -6 are multiplied by the outside 2.)

2y - 12 = 2y + 12

Get all the numbers without variables (the y's) on the right side by adding 12 to both sides...

2y = 2y + 24

Combine the y's by subtracting 2y from the right...

0 = 24

That is not correct, so there is no solution.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Algebra Problem - I've gotten confunsed. Please help. Solve: 2y-a = a + 3b ____ ...

Algebra - FIND THE GCF OF THE PRODUCT (3B+6)(2B-10) SOLVE... X^2=-6X x(x+6)= 0 x...

Algebra 2 - Please help me solve and find the excluded values for this problem. ...

Algebra 2 - Please help me solve and find the excluded values for this problem. ...

Algebra 2 - Please help me solve and find the excluded values for this problem. ...

math - the sum of a number and 3 times that number is 76. what is that number? ...

algebra 1 - Can someone please help me with this inequality problem -3-8>(4x+...

Algebra - I cannot solve the problem please help me. I'm suppose to set the ...

Algebra - Please Solve: 4-x=-5 I thought the answer was -9 but that doesn't seem...

Algebra II - Solving the formula for the indicated variable. I=prt,for r I need ...