# Find the value of the variable that would make the equation true. 2y + 5y = -28

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by daboxtra318

2015-05-13T19:33:53+08:00

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We combine like terms and get

We divide the equation by the coefficient of the variable y which is 7 to leave y at the left-hand side.

Therefore y is equal to -4
2015-05-15T23:23:18+08:00

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2y + 5y= -28
7y =-28
y= -4......just add the same variables..then, divide it both sides to cancel the numer with variable..,,so thts it..bring down