# How do you write an equation in standard form given that the line passes through (-1, -3) and (2, 1)?

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Jun 7, 2015

Using this formula with the given points:

The points are:

#A(x_0,y_0)->A(-1,-3)# #B(x_1,y_1)->B(2,1)#

So the equation of the line passing through A and B becomes:

Now we must bring the equation in a "standard form" that means an equation similar to

graph{4x-3y-5=0 [-3, 3,-3,3]}