# How do you write #y=(-5x)+2# in standard form?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 9, 2015

#### Explanation:

Hi there,

The standard form of an equation is given by;

In this question we have,

It can be converted into standard form by using simple algebraic operations.

First open the parenthesis bracket we get,

or,

Now add 5x on both side, we get

or,

or,

Arrange the above equation in standard form, we get

or,

This is our final answer.

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