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Find the equation of the line that passes through the points (-2, 1) and (3, -3). Write your answer in the form y = mx + b

 Apr 21, 2022
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m = the slope =  [ -3 - 1 ]  / [ 3  - - 2 ]  =   -4 / 5

 

Using this and  (3  -3)   we have

 

y = (-4/5) ( x - 3)   - 3

 

y =(-4/5)x + 12/5  - 3

 

y =(-4/5)x + 12/5 - 15/5

 

y = (-4/5)x  -  3/5

 

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 Apr 21, 2022

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