# Which step can you use to solve the equation 6=y- 5?

Dec 14, 2016

$11 = y$ or $y = 11$

#### Explanation:

Add $5$ to each side of the equation to isolate $y$ and keep the equation balanced:

$6 + 5 = y - 5 + 5$

$11 = y - 0$

$11 = y$ or $y = 11$