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Find the equation of the line with slope 3/7 and that passes through the point (14,8) Write your answer in the form y = mx + b
 

 Jul 3, 2022
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substitute the slope for m: \(y = {3 \over 7}x + b\).

 

Now, plug in the point \((14,8)\) and solve for b: \(8 = {3 \over 7} \times 14 + b\).

 

Solving for b, we find \(b = 2 \), so our answer is \(\color{brown}\boxed{y = {3 \over 7}x + 2}\)

 Jul 3, 2022

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