# How do you write an equation of a line that is parallel to y = 2x - 5 and passes through the point (0,-3)?

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Oct 17, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

By looking the equation of the line

the slope is 2, any line parallel will have the slope=2

So the equation of any parallel line is

Putting the values of the point

so

and the equation of the line is