7y+7=-98

Subtract 7 from both sides of the equation.

7y=-98-7

Subtract 7 from -98.

7y=-105

7y=-105

Divide each term in 7y=-105 by 7.

7y7=-1057

Cancel the common factor of 7.

Cancel the common factor.

7y7=-1057

Divide y by 1.

y=-1057

y=-1057

Divide -105 by 7.

y=-15

y=-15

Solve for y 7y+7=-98