Help with math problem

timer Asked: Nov 3rd, 2015
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Question Description

Determine whether the equation defines y as a linear function of x. If so, write it in the form y = mx + b. 8x = 5y + 9

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School: Cornell University

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A linear equation is one that can be represented in the form

y = mx + b

8x=5y + 9

5y = 8x- 9

y= 8/5x-9/5

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