# How do you solve 2y> -8+y?

Feb 21, 2017

See the entire solution process below:

#### Explanation:

Step 1) Subtract $\textcolor{red}{y}$ from each side of the inequality to solve for $y$:

$2 y - \textcolor{red}{y} > - 8 + y - \textcolor{red}{y}$

$2 y - 1 y > - 8 + 0$

$\left(2 - 1\right) y > - 8$

$1 y > - 8$

$y > - 8$