# Solve for y y+5/8=1 3/4 y+58=134
Convert 134 to an improper fraction.
A mixed number is an addition of its whole and fractional parts.
y+58=1+34
Write 1 as a fraction with a common denominator.
y+58=44+34
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
y+58=4+34
y+58=74
y+58=74
y+58=74
Move all terms not containing y to the right side of the equation.
Subtract 58 from both sides of the equation.
y=74-58
To write 74 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 22.
y=74⋅22-58
Write each expression with a common denominator of 8, by multiplying each by an appropriate factor of 1.
Multiply 74 and 22.
y=7⋅24⋅2-58
Multiply 4 by 2.
y=7⋅28-58
y=7⋅28-58
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
y=7⋅2-58
Simplify the numerator.
Multiply 7 by 2.
y=14-58
Subtract 5 from 14.
y=98
y=98
y=98
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
y=98
Decimal Form:
y=1.125
Mixed Number Form:
y=118
Solve for y y+5/8=1 3/4

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