# Chapter 5 - Polynomials and Factoring - 5.2 Factoring Trinomials of the Type x2+bx+c - 5.2 Exercise Set - Page 317: 65

$y=-10$

#### Work Step by Step

Multiplying both sides by $2$, the solution to the given equation, $\dfrac{y}{2}=-5 ,$ is \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} 2\left( \dfrac{y}{2} \right)=2(-5) \\\\ y=-10 .\end{array}

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