# How do you rewrite 5x-7=y in standard form?

Nov 5, 2014

Standard Form

$A x + B y = C$,

where $A$, $B$, and $C$ are constants.

$5 x - 7 = y$

by adding $7$,

$\implies 5 x = y + 7$

by subtracting $y$,

$\implies 5 x - y = 7$,

which is in standard form.

I hope that this was helpful.