## Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

Published by Pearson

# Chapter 1 - Section 1.8 - Exponents and Order of Operations - Exercise Set - Page 100: 80

#### Answer

-$\frac{7}{3}$

#### Work Step by Step

Plug in 5 for y and then simplify the expression. $\frac{3y-2y^2}{y(y-2)}$ $\frac{3(5)-2(5)^2}{5(5-2)}$ $\frac{3(5)-2(5)^2}{5(3)}$ $\frac{3(5)-2(25)}{5(3)}$ $\frac{(15)-(50)}{(15)}$ $\frac{-35}{15}$ $\frac{-35\div5}{15\div5}$ -$\frac{7}{3}$

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.