# How do you write y = -x - 15 in standard form?

Jul 17, 2018

$x + y = - 15$

#### Explanation:

The standard form for a linear equation is:

$A x + B y = C$

The equation $y = - x - 15$ is in slope-intercept form. To convert it to standard form, add $x$ to both sides.

$x + y = - 15$