# How do you write an equation of a line given (-1, 2) and (3, -4)?

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#### Explanation:

Standard form of equation with two points given is

#### Explanation:

**Okay so there are 3 main forms you can use:**

- slope-intercept form [

- standard form [

- point-slope form [

Since you did not specify which form you wanted it in, I am going to use slope-intercept form because that's the easiest to understand, in my opinion. (:

**SLOPE ( #m#)**

To find

It doesn't matter which coordinate pair you choose to be

**Y-INTERCEPT ( #b#)**

Choose one of the coordinates to substitute into

I chose

Solve for

**FINAL FORM**

Substitute