## anonymous one year ago What is the equation of a line passing through (-3, 7) and having a slope of -1/5

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1. pooja195

$\huge~\rm~y-y_1=m(x-x_1)$ Slope=m x1,y1

2. pooja195

Can you sub in the info?

3. jackellyn

y=mx+b is the slope intercept form m is slope and b is the y intercept. y=-1/5x+b Use the point (-3,7) to find the y intercept, b. Or use the formula @pooja195 said.