# SOLUTION: write the equation of the line passing through A (-1,6) and (3,-4)?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear-equations Question 383475: write the equation of the line passing through A (-1,6) and (3,-4)? Found 2 solutions by rfer, mananth:Answer by rfer(12657)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!m=-4-6/3--1=-10/4 m=-2.5 -------------- y=mx+b -4=-2.5*3+b -4=-7.5+b b=3.5 --------- y=-2.5x+3.5 Answer by mananth(12270)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!A (-1,6) and (3,-4) .. slope m = (-4-6)/(3-(-1) m=-10/4 m=-5/2 ... find b plug the values of x,y,m in y = mx+b 6=(-5/2)*-1+b 6=5/2+b b=7/2 .. equation will be ... m.ananth@hotmail.ca