Move all terms containing y to the left side of the equation.
Subtract 8y from both sides of the equation.
Subtract 8y from -5y.
Move all terms not containing y to the right side of the equation.
Add 12 to both sides of the equation.
Add 1 and 12.
Divide each term by -13 and simplify.
Divide each term in -13y=13 by -13.
Cancel the common factor of -13.
Cancel the common factor.
Divide y by 1.
Divide 13 by -13.
Solve for y -12-5y=1+8y