# How do you write #1/2x + y = 3# in standard form?

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To write ( \frac{1}{2}x + y = 3 ) in standard form, multiply each term by 2 to clear the fraction: ( 2 \times \frac{1}{2}x + 2y = 2 \times 3 ). This simplifies to ( x + 2y = 6 ), which is in standard form.

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