The Green Goober, a wildly unpopular superhero, mixes 3 liters of yellow paint with 5 liters of blue paint to make 8liters of special green paint for his costume.

Write an equation that relates y, the amount of yellow paint in liters, and b, the amount of blue paint in liters, needed to make the Green Goober’s special green paint.


  1. Answer:
    y+b=8 liters
    Step-by-step explanation:
    By adding the 5 nd the 3 you can easily find 8 liters.
    3 liters are needed of blue and five of yellow to make 8 liters of green.


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