Solve for y 40=8/5y

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40=85y
Rewrite the equation as 85y=40.
85y=40
Multiply both sides of the equation by 58.
58⋅85⋅y=58⋅40
Simplify both sides of the equation.
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Simplify 58⋅85⋅y.
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Cancel the common factor of 5.
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Cancel the common factor.
58⋅85⋅y=58⋅40
Rewrite the expression.
18⋅8⋅y=58⋅40
18⋅8⋅y=58⋅40
Cancel the common factor of 8.
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Cancel the common factor.
18⋅8⋅y=58⋅40
Rewrite the expression.
1⋅y=58⋅40
1⋅y=58⋅40
Multiply y by 1.
y=58⋅40
y=58⋅40
Simplify 58⋅40.
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Cancel the common factor of 8.
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Factor 8 out of 40.
y=58⋅(8(5))
Cancel the common factor.
y=58⋅(8⋅5)
Rewrite the expression.
y=5⋅5
y=5⋅5
Multiply 5 by 5.
y=25
y=25
y=25
Solve for y 40=8/5y

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