Solve for a y=ma+b

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y=ma+b
Rewrite the equation as ma+b=y.
ma+b=y
Subtract b from both sides of the equation.
ma=y-b
Divide each term by m and simplify.
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Divide each term in ma=y-b by m.
mam=ym+-bm
Cancel the common factor of m.
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Cancel the common factor.
mam=ym+-bm
Divide a by 1.
a=ym+-bm
a=ym+-bm
Move the negative in front of the fraction.
a=ym-bm
a=ym-bm
Solve for a y=ma+b

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