# How do you write the equation of a line in point slope form and slope intercept form given points (2, 7) (1, -4)?

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May 23, 2015

The slope of the line segment between two points is the change in

For the case of a line through

slope

Using the point

That is:

To get point intercept form, first expand the right hand side so...

Then add

This is point intercept (