#### Answer

$$x = \frac{y - b}{m}$$

#### Work Step by Step

To solve this equation for $x$, we need to isolate $x$:
First, we subtract $b$ from each side of the equation:
$$mx = y - b$$
We now divide by $m$ to solve for $x$:
$$x = \frac{y - b}{m}$$

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$$x = \frac{y - b}{m}$$

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