# How do you solve -2y/3=6/1?

$y = - 9$
$- 2 \frac{y}{3} = \frac{6}{1}$
$\Rightarrow - 2 \frac{y}{3} = 6$
$\Rightarrow \frac{y}{3} = \frac{6}{-} 2 = - 3$
$\Rightarrow y = \left(- 3\right) \cdot 3 = - 9$