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Umar97

  • one year ago

Write an equation in slope-intercept form of the line with the given slope and point: slope = 3 and (1, -2).

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  1. Umar97
    • one year ago
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    explain please

  2. CalebBeavers
    • one year ago
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    Do you know point slope form

  3. Umar97
    • one year ago
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    yes

  4. CalebBeavers
    • one year ago
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    Use it here, in simplifying you will get into slope-intercept form

  5. Umar97
    • one year ago
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    how though? can you please help. they only gave me one set

  6. CalebBeavers
    • one year ago
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    Well you know point slope form y-y1=m(x-x1) (x1,y1) is the point and m is the slope, so plug things in y+2=3(x-1) now you distribute the 3 on the right hand side and then isolate y

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