## anonymous one year ago Find the equation of the line that passes through (-6, 5) with a slope of (minus 2 over 3 ).

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1. geerky42

You are already given m = -2/3 So equation would looks like $$y = \text-\dfrac23x+b$$ We need to solve for y-intercept. So since we are given that it passes point $$(\text-6,5)$$, we can plug in $$x = \text-6$$ and $$y=5$$, then solve for $$b$$; $$5 = \text-\dfrac23(\text-6)+b$$ Solve for b.