# How do you solve #3-5y=0#?

##### 2 Answers

Nov 28, 2016

#### Explanation:

Leave the 3 where it is and add 5y to both sides of the equation.

#3cancel(-5y)cancel(+5y)=0+5y#

#rArr3=5y# To solve for y, divide both sides by 5

#3/5=(cancel(5) y)/cancel(5)#

#rArry=3/5" is the solution"#

Nov 28, 2016

Add terms to both side and/or multiply both sides by the appropriate factor, until you have an expression of

#### Explanation:

Start from:

Add

On the left side

Now multiply both sides by

or