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 Click here to see ALL problems on Equations Question 200537: I am needing help with a problem...-1/3y+2/9=1/2...can anyone help me? Answer by jim_thompson5910(28598)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! Start with the given equation. Multiply EVERY term by the LCD to clear any fractions. Multiply and simplify Subtract from both sides. Combine like terms on the right side. Divide both sides by to isolate . Reduce. ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Answer: So the solution is which approximates to .