Rewrite the equation as 2(x-9)=y-3.
Divide each term by 2 and simplify.
Divide each term in 2(x-9)=y-3 by 2.
Cancel the common factor of 2.
Cancel the common factor.
Divide x-9 by 1.
Move the negative in front of the fraction.
Move all terms not containing x to the right side of the equation.
Add 9 to both sides of the equation.
To write 9 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 22.
Combine 9 and 22.
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
Simplify the numerator.
Multiply 9 by 2.
Add -3 and 18.
Solve for x y-3=2(x-9)