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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear-equations Question 258994: Write an equation for the line that is parallel to the given line that passes through the given point? (3,4); y = 2x - 7? I don't understand...Answer by Alan3354(30993)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Write an equation for the line that is parallel to the given line that passes through the given point? (3,4); y = 2x - 7? ----------------- The slope, m of the line is 2 All parallel lines have the same slope. -------------- Use y = mx + b and the point to find b: 4 = 2*3 + b b = -2 ---------- y = 2x - 2