# How do you find a standard form equation for the line with P (2, 4) and is perpendicular to the line y = -2x + 12?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 22, 2017

Standard form of equation for the perpendicular line is

#### Explanation:

Standard form of equation is

Slope m1 = -2#

Slope of perpendicular line

Equation of perpendicular line passing through point P (2,4) is