# How do you solve 5/( y - 2) = y+2?

Aug 13, 2016

$\frac{5}{y - 2} = y + 2$
or
$\left(y - 2\right) \left(y + 2\right) = 5$
or
${y}^{2} - 4 = 5$
or
${y}^{2} = 5 + 4$
or
${y}^{2} = 9$
or
$y = \sqrt{9}$
or
$y = \pm 3$