### Home > CAAC > Chapter 5 > Lesson 5.1.5 > Problem 5-51

5-51.

Solve each of the following equations for the indicated variable. Show all of your steps. Homework Help ✎

*y*= 2*x*− 5 for*x**p*= −3*w*+ 9 for*w*2

*m*− 6 = 4*n*+ 4 for*m*3

*x*−*y*= −2*y*for*y*

Isolate the variable on one side.

*y* = 2*x* − 5

+5 + 5

*y* + 5= 2*x*

Solve for *x*.

Follow the steps in part (a).

Follow the steps in part (a).

*m* = 2*n* +5

Follow the steps in part (a).

*y* = −3*x*