The slope-intercept form is y=mx+b, where m is the slope and b is the y-intercept.
Rewrite in slope-intercept form.
Subtract 5x from both sides of the equation.
Multiply each term in -y=8-5x by -1
Multiply each term in -y=8-5x by -1.
Multiply -1 by -1.
Multiply y by 1.
Simplify each term.
Multiply 8 by -1.
Multiply -1 by -5.
Reorder -8 and 5x.
Rewrite in Slope-Intercept Form 5x-y=8