# How do you solve #\frac { y } { 5} = - 14#?

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Dec 21, 2016

#### Explanation:

We are given the equation

In this case we must solve for the unknown variable. Which in this case is

To get

Simply multiply these together to get your final answer of

Now we can substitute

Always substitute the unknown value you discover in for an equation like this. You should get the same numerical value on both sides of the equal sign

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