# How do you solve #2/3y-6=12#?

##### 2 Answers

Oct 27, 2016

#### Explanation:

First add

Then multiple each side by

Oct 27, 2016

Work backwards to isolate y ( PE SADM)

#### Explanation:

Do parenthesis and then use the order of operations backwards.

SA comes first so do the subtraction and addition first. The opposite of of -6 is + 6 so add 6 to both sides.

Next comes DM so divide and multiply by the opposite.

The opposite or inverse of

```
y = 27
```