# How do you solve #2y+18=12-6(y+7)#?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 28, 2015

#### Explanation:

Expanding the brackets:

Adding the constants on the right and removing the constant from the left.

Subtract 18 from both sides

Moving the 'y' term from the right

Add

To remove the 8 from

Divide both sides by 8 (divide by 8 is the same multiply by