Posted by anon on Saturday, January 22, 2011 at 8:37am.
Solve for y. Write answer in simpliest form.
2+7/y=3/5

beginning algebra  Marth, Saturday, January 22, 2011 at 9:17am
2 + 7/y = 3/5
7/y = 3/5  2
y/7 = 1/(3/5  2)

beginning algebra  helper, Saturday, January 22, 2011 at 1:05pm
2 + 7/y = 3/5
Get rid of the denominators
Multiply both sides by y
2y + 7 = 3/5 y
Multiply both sides by 5
10y + 35 = 3y
Subtract 10y from both sides
35 = 7y
Divide both sides by 7
5 = y
y = 5
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