8y+3=6y-3

Subtract 6y from both sides of the equation.

8y+3-6y=-3

Subtract 6y from 8y.

2y+3=-3

2y+3=-3

Subtract 3 from both sides of the equation.

2y=-3-3

Subtract 3 from -3.

2y=-6

2y=-6

Divide each term in 2y=-6 by 2.

2y2=-62

Cancel the common factor of 2.

Cancel the common factor.

2y2=-62

Divide y by 1.

y=-62

y=-62

Divide -6 by 2.

y=-3

y=-3

Solve for y 8y+3=6y-3