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Posted by **Samantha** on Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at 3:19pm.

6y+8-8=-3y-28-8

6y=-3y+20

6y-(-3y)=-3y-(-3y)+20

3y/3 = 20/3

y=6.66666666667

what did I do wrong

- Pre-Algebra -
**Anonymous**, Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at 3:59pmyou added 8 and made it 20 when really it should be -36 on the right side

- Pre-Algebra -
**Anonymous**, Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at 4:01pm6y = -3y -36

+3y +3y

9y = -36

divide both sides by 9

y = -4

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