# How do you solve #3y ( 4y - 1) - 2y ( 6y - 5) = 9y - 8( 3+ y )#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 3, 2017

#### Explanation:

First distribute everything:

#12y^2-3y-12y^2 + 10y = 9y-24-8y#

Then combine like terms:

#7y = y-24 -># the two#12y^2# terms cancel out

You can then subtract

#6y = -24#

Then divide both sides by

#y = (-24)/6 = -4#