## Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

y = $\frac{3}{11}$
$\frac{1}{3}$(y + 3) = 4y Distribute: $\frac{1}{3}y$ + 1 = 4y Subtract $\frac{1}{3}y$ from both sides: 1 = $\frac{11}{3}$y Multiply both sides by $\frac{3}{11}$: $\frac{3}{11}$ = y