Question 77936This question is from textbook Intermediate Algebra
: write an equation of the line that passes through the given point and is parallel to the given line. Write the answer in slope-intercept form.
(4,-2),x=(5/4y)-2This question is from textbook Intermediate Algebra
You can put this solution on YOUR website! X=5/4Y-2
Y=4X/5+8/5 NOW SUBSTITUTE THE POINTS (4,-2) FOR X & Y AND SOLVE FOR THE Y INTERCEPT(b). THE SLOPES (4/5 ARE THE SAME BEWCAUSE THE LINES ARE PARALLEL.
b=-26/5 SO THE EQUATION IS