Solve for y y=1/3-5

Math
y=13-5
To write -5 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 33.
y=13-5⋅33
Combine -5 and 33.
y=13+-5⋅33
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
y=1-5⋅33
Simplify the numerator.
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Multiply -5 by 3.
y=1-153
Subtract 15 from 1.
y=-143
y=-143
Move the negative in front of the fraction.
y=-143
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
y=-143
Decimal Form:
y=-4.6‾
Mixed Number Form:
y=-423
Solve for y y=1/3-5

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