# How do you solve #5a > -7 1/2#?

##### 1 Answer

**KCF** (Keep Change Flip) division.

#### Explanation:

To solve this, you would solve as if it was a normal equation.

To isolate

This is where it may look scary.

This puts us with the equation

The next step is called **KCF**, or **Keep, Change, Flip**. We **Keep** the first number, **Change** the division sign (to multiplication), and **Flip** the second number. The flip of the second number is simply just doing the reciprocal of it, so

Now you simply multiply out the fractions.

Your final answer is