How do you solve #y/9=-8#?

2 Answers
Apr 25, 2017

Answer:

#y=-72#

Explanation:

To eliminate the fraction multiply both sides of the equation by 9, the denominator of the fraction.

#cancel(9)^1xxy/cancel(9)^1=9xx-8#

#rArry=-72#

Apr 25, 2017

Answer:

#y=-72#

Explanation:

You multiply both sides with 9.

Now you will have

#(9y)/9=(-8)*9#

or

#y=-72#

It is your solution #y=-72#