# How do you write the equation in point slope form given (2,4) with the x intercept of -2?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 27, 2016

#### Explanation:

Recall that the general formula for a line in point-slope form is:

#y-y_1=m(x-x_1)#

where:

#y-y_1=m(x-x_1)#

#0-4=m(-2-2)#

#-4=m(-4)#

#m=1#

#color(green)(y-4=x-2)#