# How do you find a standard form equation for the line with point (9, -9) and is parallel to the line 7x-9y+5 = 0?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 28, 2016

#### Explanation:

Rewrite the given equation as:

The gradient being

Thus for the new line we have:

Given that a point on this line is:

Thus by substituting

Giving: