Write an equation of a line containing the given point and the parallel to the given line. express your answer in the form y==mx+b. (6,9); x+5y=8

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When two lines are parallel it means they have the same slope.
What is the slope of x+5y=8?

Try to get y on side.

\[y = -x\frac{1}{5} + \frac{8}{5}\]

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