Posted by **j** on Wednesday, January 5, 2011 at 10:48pm.

2y-6x=8

2y=6x+8

y=3x+4

please explain this to me

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**Kay**, Wednesday, January 5, 2011 at 10:51pm
Hi J,

2y-6x=8

2y=6x+8

y=3x+4

In line 1, you are adding +6x to both sides of equation to get line 2

then inorder to get the value of y, (since you have 2y), divide both sides of the equation by 2.

this will give your line #3

Hope this helps!

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