## Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

given x =7, y= 5 evaluate $\frac{50}{y}$ - $\frac{14}{x}$ Step 1: Substitute the value of x =7 and y=5 in the given expression According to the order of operations perform division $\frac{50}{5}$ - $\frac{14}{7}$ 10 - 2 Step 2: Now perform subtraction 10 - 2 = 8