# How do you solve for y in 12x-4y=20 ?

May 10, 2018

$y = 3 x - 5$

#### Explanation:

Divide both sides by 4

$3 x - y = 5$

Add $y$ to both sides

$3 x = y + 5$

Subtract 5 from both sides

$y = 3 x - 5$