# How do you write in slope-intercept form an equation of the line that passes through the given points (-2, 3), (2, 7)?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 24, 2017

#y=x+5#

#### Explanation:

#x_1=-2#

#y_1=3#

#x_2=2#

#y_2=7#

#(y-y_1)=((y_2-y_1)/(x_2-x_1)) (x-x_1)#

#(y-3)=((7-3)/(2-(-2))) (x-(-2))#

#(y-3)=4/4 (x+2)#

#(y-3)=1 (x+2)#

#y-3=x+2#

#y=x+2+3#

#y=x+5#