# How do you write an equation of the line in standard form with (5,-3) and parallel to the x axis?

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Oct 20, 2015

parallel to X-axis means slope =0

Equation of the line is given by

(y-y1)=m(x-x1)

(y+3) =0(x-5)

y+3=0

So, y=-3 is the required equation.