5y-7y>35

Subtract 7y from 5y.

-2y>35

Divide each term in -2y>35 by -2. When multiplying or dividing both sides of an inequality by a negative value, flip the direction of the inequality sign.

-2y-2<35-2

Cancel the common factor of -2.

Cancel the common factor.

-2y-2<35-2

Divide y by 1.

y<35-2

y<35-2

Move the negative in front of the fraction.

y<-352

y<-352

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