Solve for y 4/7y=8/9

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47y=89
Multiply both sides of the equation by 74.
74⋅47⋅y=74⋅89
Simplify both sides of the equation.
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Simplify 74⋅47⋅y.
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Cancel the common factor of 7.
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Cancel the common factor.
74⋅47⋅y=74⋅89
Rewrite the expression.
14⋅4⋅y=74⋅89
14⋅4⋅y=74⋅89
Cancel the common factor of 4.
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Cancel the common factor.
14⋅4⋅y=74⋅89
Rewrite the expression.
1⋅y=74⋅89
1⋅y=74⋅89
Multiply y by 1.
y=74⋅89
y=74⋅89
Simplify 74⋅89.
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Cancel the common factor of 4.
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Factor 4 out of 8.
y=74⋅4(2)9
Cancel the common factor.
y=74⋅4⋅29
Rewrite the expression.
y=7⋅29
y=7⋅29
Combine 7 and 29.
y=7⋅29
Multiply 7 by 2.
y=149
y=149
y=149
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
y=149
Decimal Form:
y=1.5‾
Mixed Number Form:
y=159
Solve for y 4/7y=8/9

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