# The point (2k-8,10)lies on the Y axis.find the value of k?

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Apr 6, 2018

k = 4

#### Explanation:

This problem gives you some extraneous (extra) information in an attempt to trick you.

If the point lies on the y-axis then the

Since our point can be written as

And we have our answer:

Apr 6, 2018

#### Explanation:

The point

Therefore,