-2/5y = -4/15
First, multiply both sides by 5y (to get it from the bottom on one side to the top on another):
-2 = 5y x -4/15
Then multiply both sides by 15, to get rid of that denominator, too:
-2 x 15 = -4 x 5y
-30 = -20y
Then divide both sides by -20 to get y on its own:
-30 / -20 = y
y = 3/2 (there is a common factor of -10 in the -30/-20 that you can remove).
Thank you for the answer. I came up with the same answer just did it a different way
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