How do you solve #2/5=(y-26)/(y+11)#?
First, multiply both sides by
Now simplify to get:
Now multiply both sides out.
Now place constants on the same side and the variables on the same side.
Now, just divide both side by 3 and you get your answer.
Now, 152 does not evenly divide by three, so we can present it as an improper fraction (
First, cross multiply;
Secondly, eliminate the brackets;
Thirdly, collect like terms;
Divide both sides by