Write an equation of the line passing through (-2,1) and (3,2). Give the answer in standart form.

The equation of the line in standart form is____

Guest May 25, 2017

#1**+2 **

the slope of this line = \(\frac{2-1}{3--2}\,=\,\frac{1}{5}\)

and the line passes through (-2, 1) so..

(y - 1) = \(\frac15\)(x - -2)

y - 1 = \( \frac15 \) x + \(\frac25\)

y = \( \frac15 \) x + \(\frac75\)

Multiply through by -5.

-5y = -x - 7

Add x to both sides.

x - 5y = -7

hectictar
May 26, 2017