y=23x

Rewrite the equation as 23x=y.

23x=y

Multiply both sides of the equation by 32.

32⋅23⋅x=32y

Simplify 32⋅23⋅x.

Cancel the common factor of 3.

Cancel the common factor.

32⋅23⋅x=32y

Rewrite the expression.

12⋅2⋅x=32y

12⋅2⋅x=32y

Cancel the common factor of 2.

Cancel the common factor.

12⋅2⋅x=32y

Rewrite the expression.

1⋅x=32y

1⋅x=32y

Multiply x by 1.

x=32y

x=32y

Combine 32 and y.

x=3y2

x=3y2

Solve for x y=2/3x