# You are solving 5-8/3=y/3. Which equation will you get if you multiply both sides by 3?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 24, 2016

#### Explanation:

multiply ALL terms on both sides of the equation by 3

#(3xx5)-cancel(3)^1xx8/cancel(3)^1=cancel(3)^1xxy/cancel(3)^1# leaving us with.

#15-8=yrArry=7#