Subtract from both sides of the equation.

Subtract from .

Subtract from both sides of the equation.

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

Subtract from .

Multiply each term in by .

Multiply .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Simplify .

Multiply .

Combine and .

Multiply by .

Move the negative in front of the fraction.

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

Decimal Form:

Mixed Number Form:

Solve for y y+1/5=2y+7/5