If 4x – y = 12. What is the value of 16x / 2y

(A) 212
(B) 44
(C) 82
(D) The value cannot be determined from the information given.

Solution:

Choice A is correct.

16x / 2y

= 24x / 2y = 24x-y

Now 4x – y = 12 (given in the question)

Therefore, 16x / 2y = 212, which is Option A.