# SOLUTION: find and equation of the line having the given slope and containing the given point m=2/3, (7,-4), the equation of the line is y=?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Graphs Question 409395: find and equation of the line having the given slope and containing the given point m=2/3, (7,-4), the equation of the line is y=?Answer by ewatrrr(10682)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! ``` Hi Line with m=2/3 passing thru Pt(7,-4) y = (2/3)x + b |using ordered pair Pt(7,-4) to solve for b -4 = 2/3*7 + b -26/3 = b y = (2/3)x -26/3 | Pt(0,-26/3) the y-intercept Note: as y increases/decreases by 2, x increases/decreases by 3, thus Pt(3,-20/3) ```