Solve for y (y-9)-(y+6)=3y

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(y-9)-(y+6)=3y
Simplify (y-9)-(y+6).
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Simplify each term.
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Apply the distributive property.
y-9-y-1⋅6=3y
Multiply -1 by 6.
y-9-y-6=3y
y-9-y-6=3y
Simplify by adding terms.
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Combine the opposite terms in y-9-y-6.
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Subtract y from y.
0-9-6=3y
Subtract 9 from 0.
-9-6=3y
-9-6=3y
Subtract 6 from -9.
-15=3y
-15=3y
-15=3y
Since y is on the right side of the equation, switch the sides so it is on the left side of the equation.
3y=-15
Divide each term by 3 and simplify.
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Divide each term in 3y=-15 by 3.
3y3=-153
Cancel the common factor of 3.
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Cancel the common factor.
3y3=-153
Divide y by 1.
y=-153
y=-153
Divide -15 by 3.
y=-5
y=-5
Solve for y (y-9)-(y+6)=3y

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