# How do you solve # 3 y ^2 - 48 = 0#?

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#### Explanation:

We see that there are only two terms in the given problem. One contains the unknown

Step 1. Keepning the term which contains

Step 2. Divide both sides by the common facotor

Simplify

Step 3. To solve for

Simplify and remember to place

#### Explanation:

Take

Now, the product of

This means that

Obviously,

Then,

Or

This is in the form,

And we know that,

Again,