# SOLUTION: (3y)^-1/2=6 if I square both sides and make 3y a fraction I get 1/3y=36 one over 3y equals 36 Now I am not sure what to do. do I take both sides by 3y and get 1=108y

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Exponential-and-logarithmic-functions Question 600393: (3y)^-1/2=6 if I square both sides and make 3y a fraction I get 1/3y=36 one over 3y equals 36 Now I am not sure what to do. do I take both sides by 3y and get 1=108y then 1/y=108? How do I get y to not be a fraction? Thank you!Answer by mananth(12270)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! This can be written as Square both sides