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for example y = 2x + 5 or y = 8x  1. If you have an equation of a line, say for example 5x + 3y 2 = 0, then you can convert it into the
and then I add 2 to both sides to get
All that remains is to change the coefficient of y from 3 to 1. This I can do by dividing both sides by 3.
This is the equation of the line 5x + 3y 2 = 0 in yintercept form. For your second question I don't know what you mean by standard form. Penny  


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