## cutiecomittee123 one year ago Write an equation of the line that is parallel to 2x-3y=5 and passes through the point (2,-1)

1. skullpatrol

Any ideas?

2. skullpatrol

What do parallel lines have in common?

3. skullpatrol

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4. skullpatrol

Do you know how to read the slope off of the equation of a line?

5. cutiecomittee123

I figured it out. It is 2x-3y=7

6. skullpatrol

$$\Huge 2x-3y=5$$ $$\Huge\text{Want the slope-intercept form:}$$ $$\Huge{y = mx + b}$$

7. skullpatrol

Good work :)