-2x+8y=-2

The standard form of a linear equation is Ax+By=C.

Rewrite the equation with the sides flipped.

-2=-2x+8y

Add 2x to both sides of the equation.

-2+2x=8y

Subtract 8y from both sides of the equation.

-2+2x-8y=0

Move -2.

2x-8y-2=0

2x-8y-2=0

Add 2 to both sides of the equation.

2x-8y=2

Find the Standard Form -2x+8y=-2