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# Solve for y -140=18+4(5y-2)

Rewrite the equation as .
Simplify .
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Simplify each term.
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Apply the distributive property.
Multiply by .
Multiply by .
Subtract from .
Move all terms not containing to the right side of the equation.
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Subtract from both sides of the equation.
Subtract from .
Divide each term in by and simplify.
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Divide each term in by .
Simplify the left side.
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Cancel the common factor of .
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Cancel the common factor.
Divide by .
Simplify the right side.
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Cancel the common factor of and .
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Factor out of .
Cancel the common factors.
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Factor out of .
Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
Move the negative in front of the fraction.
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