x^{2 }+ 6xy + 2y^{2 }= 4

I have to solve for y in terms of x and I cannot because y has different degrees... any suggestions?

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- Dec 2nd 2012, 02:08 PMmikewezykSolving for y in terms of x (with multiple degree variables)
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^{2 }+ 6xy + 2y^{2 }= 4

I have to solve for y in terms of x and I cannot because y has different degrees... any suggestions? - Dec 2nd 2012, 02:30 PMBobPRe: Solving for y in terms of x (with multiple degree variables)
Treat it as a quadratic in y, use the usual formula.