# How do you write the equation of the line parallel to 4x + 3y = 9 and passing through the point ( -10, 3 )?

##### 1 Answer

Sep 27, 2015

4x+3y=-31

#### Explanation:

we know,

if a line is in general form

and parallel lines have the same slope.

so for the given equation,the slope is

The new line has slope

the general equation of line (where points and slope are given) is

So the equation will be

after simplifying