Solve for y 18y-17=7

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18y-17=7
Move all terms not containing y to the right side of the equation.
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Add 17 to both sides of the equation.
18y=7+17
Add 7 and 17.
18y=24
18y=24
Divide each term by 18 and simplify.
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Divide each term in 18y=24 by 18.
18y18=2418
Cancel the common factor of 18.
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Cancel the common factor.
18y18=2418
Divide y by 1.
y=2418
y=2418
Cancel the common factor of 24 and 18.
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Factor 6 out of 24.
y=6(4)18
Cancel the common factors.
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Factor 6 out of 18.
y=6⋅46⋅3
Cancel the common factor.
y=6⋅46⋅3
Rewrite the expression.
y=43
y=43
y=43
y=43
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
y=43
Decimal Form:
y=1.3‾
Mixed Number Form:
y=113
Solve for y 18y-17=7

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