# Chapter R - Elementary Algebra Review - R.2 Equations, Inequalities, and Problem Solving - R.2 Exercise Set - Page 946: 13

$y=\dfrac{5}{3}$

#### Work Step by Step

Using the properties of equality, the value of the variable that satisfies the given expression, $3y+10=15 ,$ is \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} 3y=15-10 \\\\ 3y=5 \\\\ y=\dfrac{5}{3} .\end{array}

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