# How do you solve #5/16y + 3/2y = 2 + 1/4y#?

##### 2 Answers

May 21, 2018

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Make your denominator the same

Move your “y” to one side

Simplify

Multiply both sides by

Simplify

May 21, 2018

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Multiply all the terms by the least common multiple of the three denominators, which is

Now cancel out all of the terms to simplify: