Solve for y -8(y+4)=10y+4

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-8(y+4)=10y+4
Simplify -8(y+4).
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Apply the distributive property.
-8y-8⋅4=10y+4
Multiply -8 by 4.
-8y-32=10y+4
-8y-32=10y+4
Move all terms containing y to the left side of the equation.
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Subtract 10y from both sides of the equation.
-8y-32-10y=4
Subtract 10y from -8y.
-18y-32=4
-18y-32=4
Move all terms not containing y to the right side of the equation.
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Add 32 to both sides of the equation.
-18y=4+32
Add 4 and 32.
-18y=36
-18y=36
Divide each term by -18 and simplify.
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Divide each term in -18y=36 by -18.
-18y-18=36-18
Cancel the common factor of -18.
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Cancel the common factor.
-18y-18=36-18
Divide y by 1.
y=36-18
y=36-18
Divide 36 by -18.
y=-2
y=-2
Solve for y -8(y+4)=10y+4

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