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    Solving equation for a variable which includes more than the same variable.

    I don't understand how I can isolate this equation so I can solve just for y. I already know how to set it up so I can solve it for x and b. Can someone help me solve for y?

    Equation: ((3x^2) / y) = 2y + b
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    Why not just treat x as a constant
    2y^2 + by - 3x^2 = 0
    Now use the quadratic formula or complete the square.
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    Quote Originally Posted by lvleph View Post
    Why not just treat x as a constant
    2y^2 + by - 3x^2 = 0
    Now use the quadratic formula or complete the square.
    Thanks for the prompt reply. I was able to find y.
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