Solve for y (y+3)/3+y/3=(y-3)/3

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y+33+y3=y-33
Move y-33 to the left side of the equation by subtracting it from both sides.
y+33+y3-y-33=0
Simplify y+33+y3-y-33.
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Combine fractions with similar denominators.
y+3+y-(y-3)3=0
Apply the distributive property.
y+3+y-y–33=0
Multiply -1 by -3.
y+3+y-y+33=0
Add y and y.
2y+3-y+33=0
Subtract y from 2y.
y+3+33=0
Add 3 and 3.
y+63=0
y+63=0
Since this is the only denominator in the list, the result is the LCD: 3.
3
Multiply each term by 3 and simplify.
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Multiply each term in y+63=0 by 3.
y+63⋅3=0⋅3
Cancel the common factor of 3.
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Cancel the common factor.
y+63⋅3=0⋅3
Rewrite the expression.
y+6=0⋅3
y+6=0⋅3
Multiply 0 by 3.
y+6=0
y+6=0
Subtract 6 from both sides of the equation.
y=-6
Solve for y (y+3)/3+y/3=(y-3)/3

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