## Algebra 2 (1st Edition)

$y=-1$
Given: $6y+x=-5$ Isolating y on one side of the equation: $6y=-x-5$ Divide both sides by $6$ $y=-\frac{1}{6}x-\frac{5}{6}$ Plugging in $x=1$: $y=-\frac{1}{6}(1)-\frac{5}{6}=-1$