The standard form of a linear equation is .

Multiply both sides by .

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply by .

Apply the distributive property.

Combine and .

Multiply .

Multiply by .

Combine and .

Multiply by .

Simplify each term.

Move to the left of .

Move the negative in front of the fraction.

Simplify terms.

Apply the distributive property.

Cancel the common factor of .

Move the leading negative in into the numerator.

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

Cancel the common factor of .

Move the leading negative in into the numerator.

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

Add to both sides of the equation.

Move .

Reorder and .

Add to both sides of the equation.

Add and .

Rewrite in Standard Form y-4=-9/8*(x+5)