# How do you write an equation for the line in slope intercept form that is parallel to the given line and that passes through the given point y = x + 9; (–1, 3)?

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Apr 23, 2016

So any line parallel to this will have same slope

Let the equation of any line parallel to the given line in slope intercept form be

It passes through the given point (-1,3)

So we can write

Hence the equation of the line is