# How do you solve for y: 2x – 3y = 6?

Apr 13, 2018

$y = \left(\frac{2}{3}\right) x - 2$

#### Explanation:

You must do the same action on both sides of the = sign;

(+3y)

$2 x = 6 + 3 y$

(-6)

$2 x - 6 = 3 y$

(/3)

$\frac{2 x - 6}{3} = y$

Therefore;

$y = \left(\frac{2}{3}\right) x - 2$