Precalculus Examples

Write the Equation in Standard Form
To write a linear equation in standard form, move each variable term to the left side of the equation and simplify.
Move to the left side of the equation because it contains a variable.
must be positive, so multiply both sides of the equation by .
Simplify the left side of the equation.
Multiply by to get .
Apply the distributive property.
Rewrite as .
Simplify .
Multiply by to get .
Multiply by to get .
Reorder and .
Multiply by to get .

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