#### Answer

inconsistent

#### Work Step by Step

Distribute 3 to obtain:
$3y+6 = 7+3y$
Subtract $3y$ on both sides of the equation to obtain:
$6 = 7$
This statement above is false therefore the given equation is inconsistent.

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