# How do you find the slope intercept form of the equation of the line that passes through (-1, 5) and is parallel to #4x+2y=8#?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 4, 2016

#### Answer:

**The equation of the line in slope intercept form is**

#### Explanation:

The slope of the line

Parallel lines have same slope .

Thus line passing through

So the equation of the line in slope intercept form is

The point

Hence the equation of the line is