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What is the value of y so that the ordered pair (5, y) is a solution to the equation –5x + y = –40?

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RosiaCierpke839

I'm a little confused with the question but if u want to find the value for y so u can get -40 is going to be -35 -5x+y=-40 -5(1)+y(-35)=-40 -5-35=-40

Llama11

(5, y).  Implies that x = 5 -5x + y = -40 -5*5 + y = -40 -25 + y = -40 y = -40 + 25 y = 25 - 40 y = -15. Value of y = -15.

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