# How do you write an equation for the line with slope -2/3 that passes through the point (0,4)?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 30, 2015

Refer to the explanation.

#### Explanation:

Use the point-slope form for a linear equation. The general equation is

Substitute the known values and solve for

Add

Distribute

Simplify.

The equation is now in point-intercept form

graph{y=-2/3x+4 [-10.15, 9.85, -2.25, 7.75]}