# SOLUTION: how would you write this in basic form (y= mx+b) y = 5 - 3x

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear-systems Question 369675: how would you write this in basic form (y= mx+b) y = 5 - 3x Found 2 solutions by Fombitz, Alan3354:Answer by Fombitz(13828)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Just re-arrange it. Answer by Alan3354(30993)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!y = mx + b is called slope-intercept form. ---- y = 5 - 3x y = -3x + 5 ------------- 3x + y = 5 is "standard form" I don't know what "basic form" is.