Posted by **Billie Jo** on Saturday, April 7, 2012 at 10:36pm.

the solution for

19/6+4y=8y-1/6

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**Reiny**, Saturday, April 7, 2012 at 11:01pm
let's get rid of fractions by multiplying by 6 , the LCD

19 + 24y = 48y - 1

20 = 24y

y = 20/24 =5/6

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**Bosnian**, Saturday, April 7, 2012 at 11:01pm
19 / 6 + 4 y = 8 y - 1 / 6

19 / 6 + 1 / 6 = 8y - 4 y

20 / 6 = 4 y Multiply both sides by 6

20 = 6 * 4 y

20 = 24 y

20 = 24 y Divide both sides by 24

20 / 24 = y

4 * 5 / ( 4 * 6 ) = y

5 / 6 = y

y = 5 / 6

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