# How do you solve #- 7< 5 - 2y <= 1?#

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Jun 25, 2018

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#### Explanation:

Treat it like a normal linear equation question:

Get rid of the

Divide each term by -2 to isolate

When you divide by a negative number, the inequalities swap

Jun 25, 2018

#### Explanation:

we have

subtracting 5 on both sides

dividing 2 both sides

multiplying -1 both sides

we get a range of y such that greater than equal to 2 and less than 6 also

hence