# Math Help - Writing equations

1. ## Writing equations

Write the equation 3x-6y=2x+4y-1 in standard form

Write the equation -2(3x+1)-9=3y-7 in slope y intercept form

Thanks

2. Originally Posted by LOL
Write the equation 3x-6y=2x+4y-1 in standard form

Write the equation -2(3x+1)-9=3y-7 in slope y intercept form

Thanks
Standard means equal to zero
Move everything to one side:
$3x-2x-6y-4y+1=0$
$x-10y+1=0$

slope intercept is of the form $y=mx+b$
multiply out and get y by itself

$-3y=6x+4$
$y=-2x-\frac{4}{3}$