# How do you write the equation of the line in the form AX+BY=C if (2,5) ; m=3/1?

##### 1 Answer

Sep 16, 2015

#3x-1y=1

#### Explanation:

Given the point

we can start with the slope-point form for the line:

or, for the given values:

Simplifying

Rearranging so variables are on the left and constant is on the right:

There is normally a requirement that

In this case: