Posted by **Timothy** on Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 9:04pm.

Please help me I am confused on this math problem.

solve.

y/8-8/y=0 what are the solutions?

Wouldn't they be 0?

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**bobpursley**, Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 9:05pm
No.

y/8=8/y

y^2=64

y= +- 8

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**Timothy**, Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 9:11pm
Ohh okay thank you for your help. So the anser is -8 correct?

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 9:13pm
No.

Please go back and read Bob's answer again.

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**Timothy**, Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 9:15pm
Ms. Sue I have read it and im confused on the +-8, im not sure if that is a plus sign or T, sorry for the confusion.

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 9:21pm
Bob said that y = plus or minus 8.

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**Timothy**, Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 9:21pm
Thank you Ms. Sue

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 9:23pm
You're welcome.

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