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From: zayne

To: Teacher2Teacher Public Discussion
Date: 2001032019:47:18
Subject: having a problem

I have a Eight grade student we have a question about a math problem this is the problem 2y-6=12y+4 I came up with this solution please correct me if I am wrong. 2y-6=12y+4 2y-2=12y 2=10y y=5 My daughters teacher says the answer is not 5 please let me know if this is correct or not if not could you please show me how you arrived at your answer Thank you so much

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