## Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

$\frac{8}{y}$ $=$ $y$ + 3
To find the "quotient of" two numbers means to divide them. $\frac{8}{y}$ The word "is" translates to an equal sign $=$ And "3 more than y" $y$ + 3 OR $\frac{8}{y}$ $=$ $y$ + 3