1.87.5=6y

Rewrite the equation as 6y=1.87.5.

6y=1.87.5

Divide 1.8 by 7.5.

6y=0.24

Multiply each term by y and simplify.

Multiply each term in 6y=0.24 by y.

6y⋅y=0.24⋅y

Cancel the common factor of y.

Cancel the common factor.

6y⋅y=0.24⋅y

Rewrite the expression.

6=0.24⋅y

6=0.24y

6=0.24y

Rewrite the equation as 0.24y=6.

0.24y=6

Divide each term by 0.24 and simplify.

Divide each term in 0.24y=6 by 0.24.

0.24y0.24=60.24

Cancel the common factor of 0.24.

y=60.24

Divide 6 by 0.24.

y=25

y=25

y=25

Solve for y 1.8/7.5=6/y