How do you solve 6- 2y = - 4y + 8?

Jan 15, 2018

$y = 1$

Explanation:

Do

$6 - 2 y + 2 y = - 4 y + 8 + 2 y$

$6 = - 2 y + 8$

Then

$6 - 8 = - 2 y + 8 - 8$

$- 2 = - 2 y$

Divide both sides by $- 2$ and you get

$y = 1$