The slope-intercept form is , where is the slope and is the y-intercept.

Simplify .

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply.

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Reorder and .

Move all terms not containing to the right side of the equation.

Add to both sides of the equation.

Add and .

Divide each term by and simplify.

Divide each term in by .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Divide by .

Move the negative in front of the fraction.

Rewrite in slope-intercept form.

Write in y=mx+b Form 2y-8=-3(5-x)