Intermediate Algebra (12th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321969359
ISBN 13: 978-0-32196-935-4

Chapter 1 - Section 1.2 - Formulas and Percent - 1.2 Exercises: 28

Answer

$y=\dfrac{1}{5}x+4$

Work Step by Step

Using the properties of equality, in terms of $ y ,$ the given equation, $ x-5y=-20 ,$ is equivalent to \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} -5y=-x-20 \\\\ y=\dfrac{-1}{-5}x-\dfrac{20}{-5} \\\\ y=\dfrac{1}{5}x+4 .\end{array}
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