# Chapter 3 - Equations and Problem Solving - Chapter 3 Review Problem Set: 2

y=1

#### Work Step by Step

We need to get the y alone, so we cancel out the addition by subtracting 1 on both sides. This leaves us with the equation $-4=-4y$. We cancel out multiplication by using division, so we divide both sides of the equation by -4 to get that y=1.

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