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22. What is the slope-intercept form of 8x-y-6=0?
I know I move the 6 over and that I need to get y by itself but, what do I do with the 8x?

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    In general you can do this in 2 steps
    Since you want the y all alone on the left side

    1. Move all terms except the y term to the right

    -y = -8x - 6

    2. divide all terms by the coefficient of y , unless it is already y.
    y = 8x + 6

    another example:
    4x + 3y - 12 = 0
    3y = -4x + 12
    y = (-4/3)x + 4

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