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: 41

Answer

$y=-5$

Work Step by Step

Adding $ 4.7 $ to both sides of the given equation, $ -9.7=-4.7+y $, then, \begin{array}{l} -9.7+4.7=-4.7+y+4.7 \\\\ -5=y \\\\ y=-5 .\end{array}
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