y is multiplied by 5 and result is subtracted by 16

If your query is:

**y**** is multiplied by 5 and the result is subtracted from 16.**

Then the solution is:

*y* is multiplied by 5 = *y* × 5

Result is subtracted from 16 = 16 – *y* × 5

If your query is:

**y**** is multiplied by 5 and 16 is subtracted from it. **

Then the solution is:

*y* is multiplied by 5 = *y* × 5

16 is subtracted from it = *y* × 5 – 16

**Note: **We do not use the words **subtracted by**.

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