# How do you write in algebraic form the quotient of y reduced by 6 and 8?

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Feb 26, 2018

Let's decipher some of this "math language"

**Quotient of #y#** means something divided by something equals

**reduced by** means to simplify something. That can mean by division or by subtraction. In this case, "reduced by" refers to both

So now let's see what we have:

A fraction that equals