Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)
Solve for y: 26 = 3\sqrt{2y} + 8

×
6

✓
18

×
3

×
6

×
no solution
Solve for y: 26 = 3\sqrt{2y} + 8
6
18
3
6
no solution
26 = 3\sqrt{2y} + 8
Isolate term with radical on one side
268 = 3\sqrt{2y}
Subtract 8 from 26
24 = 3\sqrt{2y}
Divide both sides by 3
6 = \sqrt{2y}
Square to raise both sides to the index of the radical
36 = 2y
Divide both sides by 2
y = 18
B is the correct choice