Solve for y 2y-5=-9

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2y-5=-9
Move all terms not containing y to the right side of the equation.
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Add 5 to both sides of the equation.
2y=-9+5
Add -9 and 5.
2y=-4
2y=-4
Divide each term by 2 and simplify.
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Divide each term in 2y=-4 by 2.
2y2=-42
Cancel the common factor of 2.
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Cancel the common factor.
2y2=-42
Divide y by 1.
y=-42
y=-42
Divide -4 by 2.
y=-2
y=-2
Solve for y 2y-5=-9

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