Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281140
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-114-9

Chapter 2 - Solving Equations - 2-5 Literal Equations and Formulas - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 112: 13



Work Step by Step

We first isolate y by subtracting by 3x on both sides to get that $-5y=9-3x$. We now divide by -5 on both sides to isolate y and get that: $y=3/5x-9/5$. We then plug in the different values of x: $y=3/5(-1)-9/5=-12/5 \\\\ y=3/5(0)-9/5=-9/5 \\\\ y=3/5(1)-9/5 =-6/5$
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