# How do you find a standard form equation for the line with (6, -1) and is perpendicular to the line whose equation is 5x + 9y - 61 = 0?

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Dec 31, 2017

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

First, convert

Therefore,

The perpendicular line to

We know that it passes through

Therefore, the equation of the line that passes through