SOLUTION: Find the equation of the line parallel to the line whose equation is y = 6x + 7 and whose y-intercept is 8.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear-equations Question 253398: Find the equation of the line parallel to the line whose equation is y = 6x + 7 and whose y-intercept is 8.Answer by palanisamy(496)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!The equation of the given line is y = 6x+7 The equation of a line parallel to this line is y = 6x+k ...(1) where k is a constant Given the y-intercept of the required line is 8 Put x=0 and y = 8 in (1) 8 = 0+k k = 8 Therefore the equation of the required line is y=6x+8