# algebra

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1y+11-2y+6

I'm not asking for the answer, just don't know what to do first.

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combine the y, and then the numbers...

-y+17=?

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Thanks but I'm still confused as to what the value for Y is and how to find it.

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My mistake i did not write the equation correctly. It should read

1y+11=-2y+6

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Most likely you do not have to find the value for Y...n you just have to simplify it

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