A6 | Maths Made Easy


Question: Rearrange the formula below to make y the subject.

x = \dfrac{2ay}{3}

NOTE: Your answer must be of the form “y=_____”.

Solution: The aim is to get y on its own. Firstly, we multiply both sides by 3:

3x = 2ay

Then, we divide both sides by 2a to get


All the remains is just to flip this formula left to right and we get our solution: