A line passes through point (4,-3) and has a slope of 5/3. Write an equation in Ax + By = C

Guest Aug 6, 2020

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Y = mx + b form to start....then conver to ax + by form requested

y = 5/3 x + b sub in the given point to calculate 'b'

-3 = 5/3 (4) + b

b = - 29/3

y = 5/3 x - 29 /3 now multiply the entire equation by '3' and re-arrange to the requested form ....

ElectricPavlov Aug 7, 2020