# How do you write an equation in point slope form that passes through (5,4),m=-5?

Point-slope form: $y - {y}_{1} = m \left(x - {x}_{1}\right)$
Point = $\left(5 , 4\right) = \left({x}_{1} , {y}_{1}\right)$
$m = - 5$
$y - 4 = - 5 \left(x - 5\right)$