# How do you write the equation in point slope form given (–2, 4) and is perpendicular to the line y = –2x + 4?

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Apr 30, 2017

#### Answer:

Use

Use the point-slope form of the equation of a line to write the equation.

#### Explanation:

The slope of the line perpendicular to a line of the form

The slope of any line perpendicular to the given line is:

Use the slope,