Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32184-874-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-32184-874-1

Chapter 2 - Equations, Inequalities, and Problem Solving - 2.1 Solving Equations - 2.1 Exercise Set: 40

Answer

$y=14.0$

Work Step by Step

Adding $ 5.3 $ to both sides of the given equation, $ y-5.3=8.7 $, then, \begin{array}{l} y-5.3+5.3=8.7+5.3 \\\\ y=14.0 .\end{array}
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