Posted by **bollocks** on Thursday, April 23, 2009 at 8:17pm.

ok I need help with this math question and will need help with a few others after this one is answered.

-8=y/4 <-- Y over 4

i think Y = 2 but idk help me

- 9th grade Math -
**Riley**, Thursday, April 23, 2009 at 9:33pm
-8= (y/4)

so multiply both sides by 4. On the right side the 4's will cancel and on the left it will be -32.

-8 = (y/4)

-8*4 = (y/4)*4

-32 = y

Hint: Substitue your answer back into the original equation to check your work. So in this case check, does (-32/4) equal -8? Yes!

- 9th grade Math -
**donald tegue**, Friday, June 12, 2009 at 1:18pm
first, you should multiply bothsides by 4

soo..... -8=y/4

*4= *4

the right side cancles the leftside equals -32

so y=-32

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- 9th grade - Celia bought 12 apples, ate two of them, and sold the rest at 20 ...
- writing - explain how the path your life would take would be diffrent if school ...
- math - A teacher prepares a test. She gives 5 objective type questions out of ...
- BIO - I really need help with this question, Damon gave me an answer, but I do ...
- 9th grade math - Hey i need help on my math hw i just dont get it lol please ...
- I may fail the 8th grade? - My home life has been crazy so I missed a lot of ...
- science 3 grade - i need this question to be answered please this is question- ...
- 9th grade - I need help with my math homework
- 9th grade math - what does (-3) + (-15) divided by (+5) (-6) equal? need help.
- 9th grade Math - I need help in creating 3 Math problems that has to do with ...