# How do you draw the line that is parallel to #y=-1/2x+5# and passes through the point (2, -3)?

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Mar 26, 2018

#### Answer:

The equation of the line parallel to

#### Explanation:

The slope of the line parallel to another line is the same as that of the other line. Therefore, the slope of the line parallel to

Using point-slope form,

Plugging in