# How do you the equation of the line that is perpendicular to the line 2x - 3y = 3 and passes through the point (-8, 2)?

##### 1 Answer

May 26, 2017

When given a line in form

Use the given point to find the value of

#### Explanation:

The equation of all lines that are perpendicular are:

To find the value of k, substitute the point

The equation of the line perpendicular to