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# Solve the equation $2x-y=5$

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##  Final answer to the problem

$y=-5+2x$
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##  Step-by-step Solution 

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We need to isolate the dependent variable $y$, we can do that by simultaneously subtracting $2x$ from both sides of the equation

$-y=5-2x$

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$-y=5-2x$

Learn how to solve two-variable linear equations problems step by step online. Solve the equation 2x-y=5. We need to isolate the dependent variable y, we can do that by simultaneously subtracting 2x from both sides of the equation. Multiply both sides of the equation by -1. Solve the product -\left(5-2x\right).

##  Final answer to the problem

$y=-5+2x$

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###  Main Topic: Two-variable linear equations

Algebraic equations that have two distinct variables.