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

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**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!

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**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

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