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Please help me I am confused on this math problem.

solve.

y/8-8/y=0 what are the solutions?

Wouldn't they be 0?

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    No.

    y/8=8/y
    y^2=64
    y= +- 8

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    Ohh okay thank you for your help. So the anser is -8 correct?

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    No.

    Please go back and read Bob's answer again.

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    Ms. Sue I have read it and im confused on the +-8, im not sure if that is a plus sign or T, sorry for the confusion.

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    Bob said that y = plus or minus 8.

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    Thank you Ms. Sue

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    You're welcome.

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