Apply the distributive property.
Multiply 2 by 2.
Move all terms containing y to the left side of the equation.
Subtract 2y from both sides of the equation.
Subtract 2y from -y.
Move all terms not containing y to the right side of the equation.
Subtract 22 from both sides of the equation.
Subtract 22 from 4.
Divide each term by -3 and simplify.
Divide each term in -3y=-18 by -3.
Cancel the common factor of -3.
Cancel the common factor.
Divide y by 1.
Divide -18 by -3.
Solve for y 22-y=2(y+2)