Solve for y 16y-4y=20

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16y-4y=20
Subtract 4y from 16y.
12y=20
Divide each term by 12 and simplify.
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Divide each term in 12y=20 by 12.
12y12=2012
Cancel the common factor of 12.
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Cancel the common factor.
12y12=2012
Divide y by 1.
y=2012
y=2012
Cancel the common factor of 20 and 12.
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Factor 4 out of 20.
y=4(5)12
Cancel the common factors.
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Factor 4 out of 12.
y=4⋅54⋅3
Cancel the common factor.
y=4⋅54⋅3
Rewrite the expression.
y=53
y=53
y=53
y=53
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
y=53
Decimal Form:
y=1.6‾
Mixed Number Form:
y=123
Solve for y 16y-4y=20

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