# Algebra

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What is the equation of the line that has a y-intercept of 5 and is parallel to the line represented by the equation below?

2x - y = 16

A. y = 2x + 5

B. y = -2x + 5

C. y = 1/2x - 5

D. y = -1/2x - 5

I guessed B for this one, but another choice of mine was A. I'm not sure which one to pick.