# Question #94246

Dec 6, 2017

$y$ would be $- 1$.

#### Explanation:

So, since we know the $x$ is equal to $- 4$, we will multiply $- 4$ by $\frac{1}{2}$.

$\frac{1}{2} \times \left(- \frac{4}{1}\right) = - 2$

Now we just add $1$ to $- 2$.

$- 2 + 1 = - 1$