# How do you write an equation of the line parallel to the line 10x - 5y = 8 and passing through the point (2,4)?

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Mar 21, 2018

#### Answer:

**The equation the line is**

#### Explanation:

The equation of a line is

Parallal lines have equal slopes . Therefore the equation of a line

parallal to

So , the equation the line is