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anonymous
 3 years ago
If the linear equation 3x = 9 − 2y is written in standard form, what is the value of B?
I know standard form is y = mx + b but I'm not sure how to put it in standard form unless it would be something like:
2y = 3x + 9 but I really don't think that's right.
anonymous
 3 years ago
If the linear equation 3x = 9 − 2y is written in standard form, what is the value of B? I know standard form is y = mx + b but I'm not sure how to put it in standard form unless it would be something like: 2y = 3x + 9 but I really don't think that's right.

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes. you'll have to rearrange it into 2y = 3x  9 then into y = 1.5x +4.5

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but how did you get y = 1.5x + 4.5?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0division by 2 of the entire equation.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0or divide by 2 and change the signs

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh okay, so the answer would be 1.5 right?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think the b is the one without the x, i.e. 4.5

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh, i misread it! thank you for correcting me!
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