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There is a line that includes the point (-8, 1) and has a slope of -1/8. What is it’s equation in slope-intercept form?

Apr 17, 2020

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(x,y)=(-8,1)

m=-1/8

y-y1=m(x-x1)

y-1=(-1/8)(x-(-8))

y-1=(-1/8)(x+8)

Apr 17, 2020
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Hello alrawshdeh04,

$$y=mx+b$$
$$y=(-\frac{1}{8})(x+8)+1$$
$$y=-\frac{1}{8}x$$