# How do you write the equation in standard form 5y-1/3x=-8?

##### 2 Answers

#### Explanation:

The standard form for a linear equation is in the form

#### Explanation:

#"the equation of a line in "color(blue)"standard form"# is.

#color(red)(bar(ul(|color(white)(2/2)color(black)(Ax+By=C)color(white)(2/2)|)))#

#"where A is a positive integer and B, C are integers"#

#"multiply all terms by "-3#

#rArr-15y+x=24#

#rArrx-15y=24larrcolor(red)"in standard form"#