#### Answer

y=6

#### Work Step by Step

8(y+3)=3(2y+12)
8y+8(3)=3(2y)+3(12)
8y+24=6y+36
8y-6y+24=36
2y+24=36
2y=36-24
2y=12
2y$\div$2=12$\div$2
y=6
Check the answer.
8(6+3)=3(2(6)+12)
8(9)=3(12+12)
72=3(24)
72=72

Published by
Pearson

ISBN 10:
0-13417-805-X

ISBN 13:
978-0-13417-805-9

y=6

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