y=5x+2

Rewrite the equation as 5x+2=y.

5x+2=y

Subtract 2 from both sides of the equation.

5x=y-2

Divide each term in 5x=y-2 by 5.

5×5=y5+-25

Cancel the common factor of 5.

Cancel the common factor.

5×5=y5+-25

Divide x by 1.

x=y5+-25

x=y5+-25

Move the negative in front of the fraction.

x=y5-25

x=y5-25

Solve for x y=5x+2