How do you change 2x - 5y = 9 to slope intercept form (y = mx + b)?

To change 2x - 5y = 9 to slope intercept form (y = mx + b): -5y = -2x + 9 (-5y = -2x + 9)/(-5) y = 2/5x - 9/5

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Edited by Masamune [6/8/2018 7:27:18 PM]

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To change 2x - 5y = 9 to slope intercept form (y = mx + b):

-5y = -2x + 9

(-5y = -2x + 9)/(-5)

y = 2/5x - 9/5

-5y = -2x + 9

(-5y = -2x + 9)/(-5)

y = 2/5x - 9/5

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